Home   Medway   News   Article

Police dog Olly finds motorist in Taswell Road , Rainham after failing to stop in Sittingbourne

By Lynn Cox

A Kent Police dog has helped officers to arrest a man in Rainham.

PD Olly, pictured, tracked down the man after officers requested him to stop driving in Oak Lane, Sittingbourne.

The man failed to stop for officers on last Tuesday and police pursued him to Taswell Road in Rainham where he then abandoned the car and ran from the scene.

Police dog Olly found the man in a house, picture Kent Police.

Police dog Olly found the man in a house, picture Kent Police.

However, PD Olly and his handler PC Paul Diddams were on his trail and helped to track down the man who was found hiding in a nearby house.

A 19-year-old man from Gillingham was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and has been released under investigation.

 

 

Join the debate...
Comments |

Don't have an account? Please Register first!

The KM Group does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments
We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules. If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here, email multimediadesk@thekmgroup.co.uk or call 01634 227989.

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More