Failing to stop alleged

An Oamaru man has been charged with driving offences.

The 18-year-old man was arrested in Severn St, Oamaru, at 6.30pm on Friday.

Sergeant Blair Wilkinson, of Oamaru, said the man was charged with failing to stop for police and being an unlicensed driver failing to comply with prohibition.

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