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 Did you witness an Alfa romeo make off from police in Consett?


Detectives are appealing for information after a vehicle failed to stop for police.

A police pursuit began shortly after 11.30am on Friday morning (November 29) on Villa Real Road in Consett.

It is believed an Alfa Romeo Mito travelled from Consett to Team Valley and drove along the wrong side of the A1 heading northbound on a southbound carriageway.

The driver abandoned the vehicle on the hard shoulder and made off on foot before being detained.

Anyone with information or dashcam footage of the incident is asked to call PC Murphy from CDSOU on 101 quoting incident number 109 of November 29.