Police chase black Audi through Hartlepool streets

A91XK7 Police line tape
A91XK7 Police line tape

POLICE are appealing for information after a chase involving a car that was later found abandoned.

Cleveland Police say a black Audi failed to stop for officers in Wynyard Road, in Hartlepool, around 11.45am on Friday.

It made off down Dalkeith Road and officers later found the car abandoned in Sitwell Walk.

A police spokeswoman said: “We tried to stop a vehicle in Wynyard Road and it failed to stop.
“After it was later found in Sitwell Walk we requested recovery and the investigation is ongoing.”

Anyone with information about the car or its driver is urged to call police on the non-emergency 101 number or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.