“20 minutes through bushes and then into the mudflats at Langstone. Driver detained and requiring a shower.”
Brief pursuit in a vehicle, followed by some extremely unusual effort to evade us in a foot chase. 20 minutes throu… https://t.co/vR6okpSUgD
— Hampshire Roads Policing Unit (@Hampshire Roads Policing Unit)
A Hampshire police spokesman said: “A 16-year-old boy from Emsworth was arrested on suspicion of driving a motor vehicle dangerously, using a vehicle on a road without third party insurance, theft of a motor vehicle, and driving a vehicle with a proportion of a specific controlled drug above the specified limit.”
He added the suspect had been released under investigation and inquiries were ongoing.