Suspect hides in Aylesbury Police station' after pursuit

Aylesbury police were left bemused after a suspect they were chasing ran away to hide - In Aylesbury Police station.

Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 5:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 3rd June 2021, 5:10 pm
Not the brightest.

In a comic turn of events Thames Valley Police officers, who were pursuing a 25-year-old man, were delighted when the suspect ran towards the nearest building to hide.

This building was Aylesbury Police station!

The suspect then proceeded to throw a large number of 'very small items' across the Car Park, which were recovered by police.

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They will now be sent off for testing.

A 25-year-old man from London was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs, he is currently in custody.

The incident occured at around 1pm today.

A post to Thames Valley Police's Facebook page today said:

"After a short pursuit earlier we were concerned when a man stopped the car he was driving and ran away from us towards the nearest building to hide...

"Fortunately for us, the nearest building was Aylesbury police station!

"As an added bonus, once at the station a large number of very small items were then thrown across the car park. We briefly closed access to the station to recover all the items and will be sending them off for testing.

"A 25-year-old man from London has been arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of drugs and is currently in custody.

"The police station is open again to the public....and to anyone else who may be looking to hide from the police."