A man has been charged after a Thames Clipper boat was stolen, sparking a police river chase in London.
The Metropolitan Police said a man was detained and the vessel taken to Canary Wharf dock following the theft at 03:00 BST on Saturday. It said Marine support units intercepted the Clipper.
Joseph Hawkridge, 22, from Chatham, Kent has been charged with taking a conveyance without the owner’s consent.
He will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court later.