Letchworth roads closed after man evades arrest

Police were called to reports of a collision involving a motorbike and pedestrian in Wisbech

Police were called to reports of a collision involving a motorbike and pedestrian in Wisbech - Credit: Archant

Road closures were put in place in Letchworth today as police searched for a man who was evading arrest.

Officers attended an address in Western Way at 12.20pm today to carry out an arrest.

On arrival the suspect left the address – police said a thorough search of the area was subsequently made in an attempt to detain him, but he was not located.

A number of officers attended the scene and road closures were put in place to ensure the safety of police and the suspect.

Police assure that at no point was there any risk to the public during the incident and enquiries are continuing.


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Anyone with information can call Herts police on 101.

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