Police officer injured after car chase in Dungannon


A police officer was injured during a car chase in Dungannon on Monday.

A PSNI spokesperson said “A black car made off at speed from Police in the vicinity of the Stangmore roundabout at around 5pm on Monday, March 23rd.

“Police pursued the vehicle. A short time later one officer sustained a minor injury to his leg after the vehicle failed to stop at a VCP.

“A 19-year-old man and a 20-year-old man were arrested for various motoring offences, both were released on bail pending further enquiries.

“If you can help Police with their enquiries please call the 101 number, quoting reference number 92923315. Alternatively please call the confidential Crimestoppers number on 0800 555 111.”