Hitchin drink driving arrest after car stolen and crashed

PUBLISHED: 12:04 22 October 2018 | UPDATED: 12:04 22 October 2018

Police appeal for witnesses after a stolen car collides with parked vehicles in Hitchin

Police appeal for witnesses after a stolen car collides with parked vehicles in Hitchin


A 26-year-old man from Hitchin has been arrested on suspicion of taking a vehicle without consent and drink driving.

It is alleged that a silver Ford KA was taken without consent from Hitchin’s Radcliffe Road, before colliding with parked vehicles in Dacre Road between 4.30am and 5am last Sunday, October 14.

A man has been arrested and released under investigation while enquiries continue.

PC Tim Houssein said: “I’m appealing to anyone who saw the collision to get in touch by emailing me at tim.houssein@herts.pnn.police.uk, calling the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/46179/18, or by reporting information online at www.herts.police.uk/Report.

“If you’d prefer to provide information anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or submit details online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.”

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