Man arrested after police chase along A259 in Brighton

Police. Pic Steve Robards
Police. Pic Steve Robards

A man has been arrested after a police chase through Brighton on Friday night (October 5).

Officers were alerted to a suspected stolen vehicle, an Audi A3, entering Brighton on the A259 early in the evening.

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It failed to stop for police and collided with several parked cars and police vehicles before being abandoned by its driver in Queens Road.

A man who ran from the incident was detained nearby and police say inquiries are continuing.

No one was hurt and the suspect vehicle was recovered.

Sussex Police said 30-year-old man from Liverpool has been arrested on suspicion of possessing criminal property.

He currently remains in police custody.