Police pursuit - witness appeal

PEOPLE who witnessed a police pursuit through Upton and South Walsham yesterday afternoon are being asked to contact police. A man driving a blue/green metallic Freelander 4x4 was seen making off at speed from the Hanging Hill area of Upton at about 4.

PEOPLE who witnessed a police pursuit through Upton and South Walsham yesterday afternoon are being asked to contact police.

A man driving a blue/green metallic Freelander 4x4 was seen making off at speed from the Hanging Hill area of Upton at about 4.35pm. Officers pursued the vehicle to South Walsham before driver of the Freelander decamped in Half Fenn Lane.

A 25-year-old Norwich man was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and has been released on bail until a later date.

Anyone who saw the Freelander in the South Walsham or Upton areas between 4.35pm and 4.55pm should contact PC Paul Phillips at Acle police station on 0845 456 4567.


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