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Two arrested following police pursuit in Bexhill

News   •   Jun 17, 2019 13:27 BST

Two men have been arrested in Bexhill following a police pursuit.

Police received a report of damage being caused at a pub in London Road, Bexhill around 5.50pm on Sunday (June 16).

Officers attended the area and spotted two men leaving the scene in a car.

Police followed the vehicle into Chantry Lane where it was involved in a collision with a silver Ford KA. The occupants of the Ford suffered minor injuries and were taken to Conquest Hospital.

A 25-year-old man from Bexhill was arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle and theft. A 32-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested on suspicion of failing to stop, dangerous driving, drink driving, theft and possession of cannabis. Both remain in custody and the investigation is on going.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to report information online or by calling 101 quoting 1013 of 16/06.

Author: Hannah Butt
REF: SXP54862/2019