A police officer being tailgated in Northampton leads to arrest for cannabis possession

An 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with the drug possession

Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 1:38 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th March 2021, 1:42 pm

An 18-year-old man was arrested after a police officer was tailgated in Northampton and drugs were found in the vehicle.

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Officers stopped a vehicle when they noticed it was tailgating them at 11.45am yesterday (March 16) in St Gregory's Road. A quantity of cannabis was recovered after they searched the vehicle.

They arrested an 18-year-old Irthlingborough man in connection with the drug possession and he has since been released under investigation, pending further enquiries.

A police officer was tailgated by a vehicle in St Gregory's Road, Northampton.