Police pursuit ends in arrest

Occupants of the vehicle tried to escape police hands.
Occupants of the vehicle tried to escape police hands.

A routine police roadside vehicle stoppage escalated into a chase when the flagged down driver decided not to obey the flashing lights of the patrol car.

The incident, which happened in Blackpool on Friday night, saw occupants take to foot in their attempts to escape from police.

The driver of the vehicle was later found hiding in gardens and was arrested on the scene.