Police arrest man after pursuit through Preston

Police in Preston pursued a car through Plungington last night.

Tuesday, 15th August 2017, 8:06 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 1:20 pm
Police pursued the car through Preston

Officers say that the Toyota Yaris failed to stop for a patrol on Aqueduct Street at around 2am.

A short pursuit then begin and the car was brought to a stop in Eldon Street where a man was arrested, they added.

A spokesman for the police said: "The car was originally spotted by a dog patrol unit early this morning.

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"The car then failed to stop and went through a red traffic light.

"The man was arrested on suspicion of drink driving, dangerous driving and document offences."