Man and girl arrested following short pursuit in Grimsby

North East Lincolnshire

30 Oct 2018

An 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old girl are in custody on suspicion of driving offences following an incident in the early hours of this morning.

A car which was driving along Haven Avenue in Grimsby around 2.30am failed to stop for our officers and drove off.

Roads policing officers followed the vehicle which was abandoned on Werneth Road. The driver of the car ran off but officers gave chase and made the arrest.

He’s now in custody on suspicion of dangerous driving and taking a car without consent. The girl has been arrested on suspicion of taking a car without consent.

No-one was hurt during the incident. Log 30 of 30/10/18 refers