Officers attempted the car after the driver failed to stop at red traffic lights in Richmond, while allegedly driving at approximately 120km/h in a 40km/h zone.
Highway patrol officers attempted to intercept the car a second time on Nicholson Street in Fitzroy North but the car didn’t stop.
A driver lost control before crashing into a coffee shop at the intersection of Nicholson Street and Miller Street.
A 43-year-old man was arrested and taken to hospital for observation under police guard.
He is expected to be charged with theft of a motor vehicle and multiple driving, drug and weapon attacks.