Disqualified Southbourne driver ‘evades’ police, according to officers

A Southbourne driver who was disqualified and uninsured ‘evaded’ police last night (Friday, July 23) before having their vehicle seized, according to officers.

Saturday, 24th July 2021, 9:28 am
Updated Saturday, 24th July 2021, 2:44 pm

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said, “This vehicle passed us in Southbourne showing uninsured.

“The driver evaded us and we found him moments later parked up and sitting in the back of the vehicle.

“The driver is disqualified and uninsured.

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“Driver reported to court and vehicle seized.”

Sussex Roads Police said they seized a second vehicle and issued two FPNs following the original incident yesterday night.

A spokesperson said, “In the last 30 minutes in Southbourne we have seized one vehicle for having no tax and issued FPNs to two other drivers who did not have a valid MOT.

“Always be sure to check your tax and MOT status regularly to avoid an expensive journey.”