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Newington Green crash: Man arrested on suspicion of possessing weapon and class A drugs after police chase

PUBLISHED: 11:38 02 April 2020 | UPDATED: 12:58 02 April 2020

Police at the scene in Newington Green. Picture: Frankie O'Brien

Police at the scene in Newington Green. Picture: Frankie O'Brien

Archant

A police chased ended with a car crashing in Newington Green on Wednesday.

Police at the scene in Newington Green. Picture: Frankie O'BrienPolice at the scene in Newington Green. Picture: Frankie O'Brien

Officers arrested a 25-year-old man on suspicion of dangerous driving, failure to stop for police and possession of class A drugs and a dangerous weapon.

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This comes after police on patrol in Newington Green at about 2.20pm signalled for a vehicle to stop, but the driver sped off.

A car collided into the railings of Newington Green park but no one was hurt. A man was arrested on the aforesaid grounds.

He is currently in custody at a north London police station.

Did you see what happened? Contact Lucas at the Gazette newdesk on 07785 616244 or email Lucas.Cumiskey@archant.co.uk


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