Driver with no insurance or licence caught in Pendle after passenger shines laser pen at police officers

An uninsured driver, who didn't have a valid licence either, was caught by police... thanks to his passenger!

Monday, 18th January 2021, 3:45 pm

The vehicle, a BMW, caught the attention of officers in Nelson after the passenger decided to shine a laser pen at them.

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The occupants were spoken to and the driver was found to not have a valid UK or EU driving licence or insurance.

With the assistance of Tac-Ops officers the vehicle was seized and the driver reported for numerous offences.

The driver of this car, who did not have a licence or insurance, came to the attention of police officers after the passenger shone a laser pen at them