Police are looking for the driver of a white 1991 BMW
which crashed through a fence and into a residential garage
during a police pursuit in Dunedin on Friday evening.
The driver was chased by police a short distance along
Malvern St about 11.50pm, when the car crashed through a
fence at speed on the corner of Patmos Ave.
Police were making inquiries about the driver, who had yet to
Earlier on Friday, police also chased a disqualified driver
The short pursuit about 6pm ended when the 27-year-old
Dunedin driver abandoned his vehicle on a residential street
and attempted to flee.
Police soon located and arrested him.
He was charged with failing to stop for police and driving
The man is due to appear in the Dunedin District Court on
Senior Sergeant Mel Aitken said there was no real risk to
public safety during either pursuit.