Police find driver hiding up a tree after car chase through east Leeds

A police helicopter crew have tracked down a man hiding in woodland after a chase.

Sunday, 30th September 2018, 4:58 pm
Updated Sunday, 30th September 2018, 5:02 pm

The man was pursued through Halton by officers for failing to stop, and is thought to have fled the vehicle in the Selby Road area just before 4pm.

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Missing man given 'much-needed' cuddle by police who found him in HuddersfieldThe National Police Air Service helicopter was sent to assist ground units, and located the suspect hiding in woodland next to a railway line.

Despite his attempts to climb a tree, he was found and arrested.