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LATE NIGHT PURSUIT ENDS WITH SUSPECTED DRUG DEALER BEING ARRESTED IN RYDE

A suspected drug dealer is in custody after leading Police on a dangerous pursuit through the streets of Ryde late last night (Friday) – with officers finding both Class A drugs and cash.

Officers on proactive patrol caught sight of a silver BMW 1-Series being driven in a suspicious manner on Smallbrook Lane shortly after 22:30.

The driver failed to stop for Police and a pursuit began, heading towards the St John’s area.

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In an attempt to evade capture, the driver turned into Daniel Street before attempting to hot foot it away from pursuing officers – but failed.

A search under Section 23 of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 was carried out and suspected Class A drugs and cash was found.

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The driver, a 29-year-old man of no fixed abode, has been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class A and failing to stop a vehicle when directed by a constable.

He has also been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, driving whilst unfit through drink and driving whilst unfit through drugs.

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He remains in custody at Newport Police Station at the current time.

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Freddie
Freddie
30 days ago

At least not a BMW, wait I stand corrected it is. Funny how 90*% of drugged/drunk drivers have either a BMW,Audi or ford fiesta oh some have a VW.

Kevin P Cook
Kevin P Cook
30 days ago

Ought to break it’s jaw resisting arrest, for that will be the only punishment it ever gets now our prisons are full with the third world arrivals and their children.

Andrew vowles
Andrew vowles
Reply to  Kevin P Cook
30 days ago

Personally I’d sodomise him with the baton too.
But I’m a sadist who gets off on gore so…

Qwerty King
Qwerty King
Reply to  Kevin P Cook
29 days ago

Not a hint of xenophobia there then.

Dangermouse
Dangermouse
30 days ago

A slap on the hand awaits this person, who is supposedly of no fixed abode. What they should do is deport him.

Dave Kane
Dave Kane
Reply to  Dangermouse
29 days ago

I’m afraid not very much will happen to yhis guy. Our prisons are already full….

Oslo
Oslo
Reply to  Dave Kane
29 days ago

They should bring back hanging, that will clear a lot of long serving prisoners and clear the country of non human beings.

iowISinbred
iowISinbred
Reply to  Oslo
28 days ago

we should bring back border patrol with ur name lol

Jo blogs
Jo blogs
30 days ago

Our roads are full of this scum, it won’t be long before our roads became no go arias…

je7979126@gmail.com
30 days ago

crush the car, with him in it.

Dave G
Dave G
30 days ago

Do us all a favour. Pop it on a plane to Rwanda.

Dave Kane
Dave Kane
Reply to  Dave G
29 days ago

Is he an illegal immigrant then ?

Andrew westmore
Andrew westmore
Reply to  Dave G
29 days ago

You the strange man who likes kids your very odd and need medic help urgent

bobthebuilder
bobthebuilder
Reply to  Dave G
29 days ago

What at £1.8 MILLION per person..the great Rawanda con..

Big reg Dennis
Big reg Dennis
30 days ago

I got plenty more boys

George Hartford.
George Hartford.
30 days ago

A BMW 1- Series, I just can’t bloody believe it, any idea of the year and mileage?

Jo blogs
Jo blogs
Reply to  George Hartford.
29 days ago

Just another chav old banger….

Robert Peel
Robert Peel
29 days ago

So much Police presence for 1 vehicle.

Now caught bang the B’stard up.
Drugs kill innocent people.

Meme
Meme
29 days ago

No fixed abode how can he have money from drugs and no place to live weird

Bo.
Bo.
29 days ago

No fixed abode…..nonsense….he just doesn’t want the rozzers
to raid his pit and find the main stash. Wake up PC Plod and do some
detective work.

bobthebuilder
bobthebuilder
29 days ago

Scum be back at it in no time because there is no jail time..

iowISinbred
iowISinbred
Reply to  bobthebuilder
28 days ago

we luv it mush say less do more

Oslo
Oslo
29 days ago

Now fixed abode and he is driving a BMW Series 1 vehicle – believe that you will believe anything! As we have already paid Rwanda a massive amount of taxpayers money send him there he will soon change his lifestyle.

 

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