Driver tries to escape from police after Heckmondiwke car chase

Police officers had a busy night after a number of vehicle seizures in the Batley and Spen area.

By Ian Hirst
Tuesday, 3rd November 2020, 8:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 3rd November 2020, 8:26 am

The neighbourhood policing team recovered three vehicles in between attending emergency calls.

A Mercedes from Batley Carr, was initially spotted having false plates.

It later transpired that it was stolen in May from the Wakefield area.

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The cars seized by Batley and Spen NPT

A silver Peugeot was stopped on Bradford Road in Batley by the NPT officers,

The driver was reported for driving without insurance or license.

A Toyota seized from the Heckmondwike area after failing to stop for officers.

A man was later detained and questioned by police officers at Huddersfield police station.