Man arrested 16 months after £20k of cannabis and weapons found in Mercedes following police chase

The man arrested by West Midlands Police was wanted by Suffolk Constabulary following a police chase

The man arrested by West Midlands Police was wanted by Suffolk Constabulary following a police chase in July 2018 Picture: NSRAPT - Credit: NSRAPT

A man has been arrested in connection with a police chase which saw more than £20,000 of cannabis and weapons recovered from a car over a year ago.

The 31-year-old man was arrested by officers in the West Midlands area on Monday on on suspicion of possession with intent to supply and for possession of an offensive weapon in connection with the incident, which took place on the eastbound A14 near Rougham in July 2018.

More than £20,000 worth of cannabis and weapons were found in a vehicle following a pursuit by police.

The man arrested on Monday was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

On Twitter, the Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team thanks West Midlands Police for making the arrest in connection with the incident.

The Mercedes, stopped in Bury St Edmunds, was found to contain more than £20,000 of cannabis in a la

The Mercedes, stopped in Bury St Edmunds, was found to contain more than £20,000 of cannabis in a laundry bagPicture: NSRAPT - Credit: NSRAPT

The footwell of the Mercedes also contained two baseball bats Picture: NSRAPT

The footwell of the Mercedes also contained two baseball bats Picture: NSRAPT - Credit: NSRAPT


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