Police dog Zorro tracks down suspect trying to flee police in Pendle

A driver who fled on foot after a police chase in Nelson was tracked down by a police dog and detained.

By Faiza Afzaal
Tuesday, 5th May 2020, 12:30 pm

Police said the incident happened yesterday evening (Monday)

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A spokesman for Lancashire Constabulary said: "Officers from the TacOps department were involved in a pursuit in the Nelson area. The driver failed to stop for officers and he eventually abandoned his vehicle and attempted to make off on foot. Unfortunately for him, TacOps top dog PD Zorro was immediately on the scene and the driver was quickly detained."

The scene of the incident yesterday evening