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Drugs thrown from car during police chase

PUBLISHED: 10:35 22 July 2019 | UPDATED: 10:45 22 July 2019

Suffolk police arrested two men on suspicion of drug possession and driving offences Picture: Suffolk Constabulary

Suffolk police arrested two men on suspicion of drug possession and driving offences Picture: Suffolk Constabulary

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Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possessing drugs and motoring offences following a police pursuit.

At around 10.30am on Sunday, July 14, PC Bradshaw from Halesworth Response Team 5 had a vehicle fail to stop after it was shown on the police national computer as having an expired MOT and no insurance.

During the pursuit a package was discarded from the vehicle, believed to be illegal drugs.

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Over the following two days PC Bradshaw arrested two males, one in his 20s and one in his 50s.

The man in his 20s was arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, believed to be a class C drug.

The man in his 50s was arrested on suspicion of driving without insurance, failure to stop, and driving without a licence.

Both men have been released pending further investigation and forensic work.


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