Residents woken in early hours as police cars chase suspected drug dealer through Sheffield

A suspected drug dealer was arrested after a collision during a police chase in Sheffield.

Thursday, 9th January 2020, 11:33 am

The 24-year-old was arrested after a collision on Ecclesall Road, Hunters Bar, last night.

South Yorkshire Police said the man was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and possession of controlled drugs with intent to supply. Officers made the arrest after a vehicle failed to stop for officers.

During a short pursuit, the car damaged its tyres, and then collided with a street sign and kerb.

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Police chase through Sheffield
A suspected drug dealer was arrested on Ecclesall Road last night after a crash during a police chase