Two arrested and drugs seized following police chase through Leamington - The Leamington Observer

Two arrested and drugs seized following police chase through Leamington

Leamington Editorial 13th Dec, 2018 Updated: 13th Dec, 2018   0

Two people have been arrested and drugs seized following a pursuit in Leamington.

The pursuit started after police attempted to stop a Subaru Impreza in Church Street on Friday night (December 7). The vehicle hit speeds of 70 miles per hour in the town’s streets as police tried to stop it.

The vehicle managed to get away from police but it was later seized in Bridge End, Warwick.

A man and a woman were arrested nearby and cocaine, crack cocaine and amphetamines were seized.




A 31-year-old man from Coventry was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs with intent to supply, failure to stop and dangerous driving.

A 23-year-old woman also from Coventry was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs with intent to supply.


Both have been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information can call police on 101 or ring 0800 555 111 to speak to Crimestoppers anonymously.

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