Arrest after M180 police chase

South Yorkshire Police Officers
South Yorkshire Police Officers

A dramatic police chase on the M180 ended with the arrest of a man yesterday evening (Thursday).

The chase involved Humberside’s roads policing section, a police helicopter and South Yorkshire Police.

A Humberside Police spokesman said: “Police were called at 7.42pm on Thursday 09 January following reports of a domestic related incident at Winterton.

“A man, who police wanted to speak to in connection with the incident, left the address in a vehicle and officers made an attempt to locate the vehicle.

“A pursuit of the vehicle took place along the M180 and onto the M18 Southbound, where officers from South Yorkshire Police assisted officers in bringing the vehicle to a stop at junction three.”

The driver of the vehicle, a 21-year old man was subsequently arrested and taken into custody at Scunthorpe Police Station.

A tweet from police said their vehicles did suffer some damage during the action.