PHOTOS: Driver arrested after police chase in Uckfield

Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142246001
Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142246001
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A man has been arrested after a police chase in and around Uckfield today (Thursday, March 31).

Police were called to Oakwood Park, in Nutley, at around 10.40am to reports of an assault.

Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142319001

Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142319001

A man was reported to have taken a vehicle and driven towards Uckfield on the A22. The vehicle did not stop when requested by police.

A number of units pursued the vehicle and the NPAS police helicopter was also deployed.

The vehicle was stopped by police at around 11.10am on the A22 at the Bell Lane roundabout, and the driver arrested.

He is currently in police custody.

Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142303001

Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142303001

There are no serious injuries reported.

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Police chase in Uckfield. Photo by Nick Fontana. SUS-160331-142233001

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