Man charged with ramming police cars during pursuit in Barnsley

A man has been charged over an incident in which two police cars were rammed and an officer was injured during a pursuit in Barnsley.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 07 January, 2019, 06:08

The 55-year-old, from Swinton, Rotherham, was charged with a string of motoring offences after a vehicle was brought to a halt in George Street, Darfield, after ramming into two police cars during a pursuit in the early hours of Friday.

DRUGS: Cannabis farm found at South Yorkshire property  One officer received hospital treatment for lacerations to his arms, caused by broken glass, following the police chase.

A man has been charged over a police pursuit in Barnsley

The suspect appeared before Barnsley magistrates on Saturday charged with offences including driving whilst disqualified.

The injured officer has returned to work.