Driver arrested after making off from Police

Officers on the Isle of Wight have arrested a man on suspicion of dangerous driving and failing to stop for Police this evening.

Police descended on to Ashey Road near Ryde following a short Police chase. The man is understood to have made off from Police and failed to stop. Officer gave chase and the man has decamped from the vehicle and made off from officers. on Saturday evening.

Multiple Police units were called to assist and remain at the junction of Deacons Lane.

A specialist police officer and search dog were called in to flush out the man after he went to ground in a wooded area.

With the man safely in custody, he was then transported to Newport Police station. He is expected to remain in custody and face interview in the morning.