Man arrested after Land Rover crashes into shop on Bridlington’s Promenade

Police in Bridlington arrested a man following an incident along the Promenade on Friday (June 17).

By The Newsroom
Monday, 20th June 2022, 11:48 am
Updated Monday, 20th June 2022, 1:04 pm
Police at the scene of the incident on Friday (June 17). Photo courtesy of TCF Photography
Police at the scene of the incident on Friday (June 17). Photo courtesy of TCF Photography

Officers, acting on reports that a stolen Land Rover had been spotted on Fortyfoot, sprang into action and followed the vehicle until it was driven into the Bridlington Acupuncture shop on the Promenade.

The vehicle was subsequently recovered and a man arrested and released under investigation.

A police spokesman said: “Officers arrested a man following a fail to stop incident in Bridlington on Friday, June 17.

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“It was reported that a suspected stolen vehicle was spotted driving down Fortyfoot at around 6.20pm.

“The vehicle was driven into a shop on Promenade shortly after and has since been recovered.

“One man was arrested at the scene and has since been released under investigation whilst our enquiries continue.

“Anyone with information that may assist with our investigations can contact us on our non-emergency number 101, quoting log 477 of June 17.”