Zetland FM Local News - 23rd January 2024
Four people were taken into police custody yesterday as officers raided homes across our area;
Officers investigating an incident which saw a car appearing to be intentionally driven into pedestrians at a bus stop, are appealing for witnesses;
...and a man has been charged after a moped was reportedly ridden at a police officer in Middlesbrough.
Four people were taken into police custody yesterday as officers raided homes across our area.
Officers attended Limes Crescent, in Marske where a man was arrested in his dressing gown and trainers on suspicion of being concerned in the possession of Class A drugs.
A 39-year-old was also arrested at the property.
The wave of police action was part of Operation Artemis, with officers targeting the Redcar and Cleveland area yesterday.
A 31-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a public order offence in Guisborough. Details of the alleged offence have not yet been released.
Meanwhile, in South Terrace, in Southbank, a 43-year-old woman was been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A, B and C drugs.
Officers investigating an incident which saw a car appearing to be intentionally driven into pedestrians at a bus stop, are appealing for witnesses.
The incident happened at around 3pm on Saturday on the junction of Marton Road and Regent Road.
The vehicle involved was a blue BMW Coupe.
A 35-year-old-man was later arrested in connection with the incident.
He has been released on conditional bail while enquiries continue.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information, is asked to contact Cleveland Police. Dial 101
A man has been charged after a moped was reportedly ridden at a police officer in Middlesbrough.
The incident happened as officers had been on patrol in the Longlands area around 3:30pm on Sunday.
Following a report of a moped being driven erratically, officers attended the scene and attempted to detain a male who allegedly rode the moped at the officer.
The officer was unharmed and the man was detained. Upon searching the man two knives were also recovered.
A 34-year-old man has since been charged with assaulting an emergency worker, dangerous driving, possession of an offensive weapon, driving otherwise than in accordance with a licence and no insurance.
He is due to appear at Teesside Magistrates Court on 6th February.
A moped was also seized.