Teen 'led police on pursuit'

A TEENAGER is due in court today charged in connection with an alleged police chase through Suffolk.

A TEENAGER is due in court today charged in connection with an alleged police chase through Suffolk.

The 17-year-old male, from Ipswich, is accused of dangerous driving, failing to stop for officers, driving other than in accordance with a licence and driving without insurance.

He is said to have been involved in a police pursuit after allegedly failing to stop for officers in Grimwade Street, Ipswich, at around 12.45pm yesterday.

Officers allegedly followed a vehicle through parts of Ipswich and on to the Stowmarket-bound carriageway of the A14, before the vehicle pursuit was stopped when the car entered Great Blakenham.


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The youth, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is due before South East Suffolk Magistrates' Court this morning.

Another 17-year-old male and an 18-year-old male, both from Ipswich, were arrested over the same incident on suspicion of supplying heroin.

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They have been released on police bail to return to Ipswich police station on December 21.

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