Man arrested after parked cars struck in Downton

Man arrested after parked cars struck in Downton

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 1:55pm 16th April 2019. (Updated at 12:56pm 17th April 2019)

A lot of police activity was reported in the village following the incident last night (Monday April 15th).

Wiltshire Police were called about a fail to stop in The Borough in Downton at around 8.20pm.

The vehicle then drove away along Moot Lane in the direction of Woodfalls.

It's now believed that four vehicles had been damaged during the incident.

The Borough Downton (google maps)
The Borough in Downton, where the collision happened (picture from Google Street View)


A man in his 30s was arrested a short time later.

He was questioned on suspicion of driving while unfit through drink or drugs, failing to stop at the scene of a collision, failing to report a collision, and resisting arrest.

He's since been released under investigation.


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