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Ballarat manhunt continues

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Police are searching for a man who was driving dangerously through Ballarat on Monday. 

Officers were called after the car was seen driving erratically, the man drove through areas including Lake Wendouree, Mt Clear and the Ballarat CBD over a number of hours.

Detective Senior Sergeant Tony Coxall says the male driver in his mid twenties was in a Silver Holden Vectra, with a female in either the front or back of the car.

Detective Senior Sergeant Coxall also said a family violence incident occurred that day.

Police located the woman who is now safe and they have also found the car.

Anyone who has any information or saw the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.