Speeding driver who failed to stop found at Chesterfield Tesco

This speeding Skoda driver – who failed to stop when hand-signalled – was hunted by police and later found hiding out at Chesterfield’s Tesco car park.

Sunday, 9th May 2021, 2:41 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th May 2021, 2:41 pm

It is unknown whether the suspect was shopping at the time of their apprehension.

Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit tweeted: “Chesterfield. Skoda seen in the suburbs exceeding the speed limit but fails to stop for our hand signal to pull over.

"Located in the favourite haunt of Tesco car park. Reported for speeding and failing to stop. #Fatal4”.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Photo: Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit

A message from Phil Bramley, Derbyshire Times Editor: In these confusing and worrying times, local journalism is more vital than ever. Thanks to everyone who helps us ask the questions that matter by taking out a subscription or buying a paper.