Man On Run From Police (Updated) Fugitive Caught

Jun 12, 2018
3258 Views

Update: The man on the run from Invercargill police has been arrested after an extensive search using dogs and a helicopter.

Police are searching on foot with police dogs for a man in the Phillip Street area. and have a helicopter in the air searching too.

Photo: Sonya Lesley

The wanted man in failed to stop for police and then led them on a short pursuit before abandoning his car.

Photo: Monique Butterfield

A police communications spokeswoman said police had received information about the location of a man who had a warrant to arrest.

Police attempted to stop the man as he was travelling along North Rd,  but he did not stop when police signalled for him to pull over, the spokeswoman said.

You may be interested

Mal’s Music Memory – The Ladies of Song – Tina Turner
News
23 views
News
23 views

Mal’s Music Memory – The Ladies of Song – Tina Turner

Mal - Nov 15, 2018

Hi y'all, sorry about running a tad late this week. Have to ask, just where has this week gone? And…

Blue River Dairy Announced As New Zealand’s Fastest Growing Exporter
Business, News
106 views
Business, News
106 views

Blue River Dairy Announced As New Zealand’s Fastest Growing Exporter

News Desk - Nov 15, 2018

Southland-based global nutrition leader Blue River Dairy was tonight (Wednesday November 14) announced as New Zealand’s Fastest Growing Exporter. The…

Southland Involved In Rocket Lab’s First Fully Commercial Launch
News
67 views
News
67 views

Southland Involved In Rocket Lab’s First Fully Commercial Launch

News Desk - Nov 15, 2018

Southland space operations continue to gain momentum with the region yesterday playing a support role to Rocket Lab with their…