Police make drugs arrest following Sheffield car chase

Police arrested a man yesterday following a car chase in the Wincobank area of Sheffield.

Wednesday, 19th May 2021, 3:00 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th May 2021, 3:00 pm

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “Shortly after 5pm yesterday (18 May) a vehicle showing as uninsured, failed to stop for officers in Herries Road, Sheffield.

“A pursuit ensued, until the vehicle came to a stop on Sandstone Road and the occupants fled. One of the men, 22, was detained nearby and found to be in possession of a small amount of cannabis.”

A drugs referral was made.

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Sandstone Road in Wincobank

Enquiries are now underway to identify and trace the driver of the vehicle.