Driver charged after police pursuit ends in dog search
PUBLISHED: 08:43 28 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:49 28 July 2018
A driver has been charged following a pursuit in King’s Lynn.
They have been charged with careless driving, failing to stop for police, driving without a licence and having no insurance.
The vehicle, a Ford Transit van, failed to stop for police at around 3.40am on Thursday, July 26 in Vancouver Avenue.
Police pursed them into the estate where the driver attempted to flee.
A dog unit was called to the scene and located the driver hiding nearby.
A Twitter post from King’s Lynn Police said: “Driver has now been charged to court for careless driving, failing to stop for police, no licence and no insurance.
“Vehicle failed to stop for officers at 03:40hrs on Vancouver Avenue, pursued into the estate and decamped on a nearby street.
“@NSPoliceDogs were quickly on scene and located the driver hiding nearby. One arrested for fail to stop, dangerous driving and no licence #PC710 #PC1835.”
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