Moreton man arrested after trying to evade police

On Tuesday, 25 June, a 42 year-old male from the Moreton area was sighted trying to evade the Police riding a blue off-road motorbike.

Whilst officers conducted an area search, numerous members of the public advised that the bike almost collided with pedestrians and other vehicles.

The Officers subsequently located the male, who was arrested for Suspicion of Theft of a Motor Vehicle, Possession of a Controlled Class B drug, Driving under the influence of drugs, and Driving whilst disqualified.

The off-road motorbike has also been seized by the officers.

If you have any information regarding the illegal use and/or storage of scrambler bikes, please contact Merseyside Police by calling 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111

Image: Merseyside Police

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