Police have arrested a man from Shanklin on suspicion of a string of driving offences following reports of several collisions in The Bay area yesterday (Thursday).
The unnamed individual remains in custody having been arrested on suspicion of driving whilst disqualified, driving without insurance, failing to stop at the scene of an accident, possession of cannabis and drug driving.
Officers are conducting investigations after receiving several reports of a silver Ford Fiesta being driven in and around Sandown and Shanklin which may have collided with several vehicles, both parked and being driven.
Anyone with any information or dash cam footage, and anyone who believes they may have been involved in an incident with this vehicle, is asked to call Police on 101, quoting 44200486513.
UPDATE FRIDAY @ 17:35 – 23-year-old Tyler Booth of Esplanade, Shanklin has been charged with a number of offences including driving whilst disqualified, 2 counts of failing to stop, driving without insurance and possession of a Class B drug.
He has been remanded in custody.