Car chase in Sheffield ends with vehicle being taken by police

The car was taken by police. Picture: Sheffield West NHP
The car was taken by police. Picture: Sheffield West NHP

Police have seized a car in Sheffield following a dramatic chase.

The white Audi was towed away from Victoria Street in Sheffield city centre, after a pursuit which started when officers spotted the vehicle being driven at a high speed.

South Yorkshire Police said the car was seized by its Sharrow neighbourhood team yesterday.

"Officers patrolling Sheffield city centre spotted a vehicle driving at speed. Police chased the vehicle which began driving dangerously to evade officers. The vehicle was located abandoned a short time later."