Man caught by police dog after driving despite being disqualified four times

A man who has been disqualified from driving four times was found driving without a licence - ending with a chase on foot in which he was caught by a police dog.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 6:53 pm
Updated Thursday, 23rd June 2016, 7:58 pm
The seized car in Kendray. Photo: @SYPOpsSupport
The seized car in Kendray. Photo: @SYPOpsSupport

A pursuit in Kendray, Barnsley, of the driver of a blue saloon car ended when the man dediced to go on foot, and was caught by South Yorkshire Police’s dog Harvey.

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The driver was arrested and was found to have been disqualified four times and had no insurance.

A police spokesman said: “Pursuit in Kendray. Went off road and gave it legs, but couldn’t outrun PD Harvey. Driver arrested. Already disqualified four times, and no insurance. Excellent teamwork.”