Men charged with driving and drugs offences following Tamworth vehicle pursuit

September 7, 2018

Two men have been charged with a number of driving and drugs offences after a car collided with parked cars in Tamworth yesterday (6 September).

Mohammed Sameer Malik, aged 25, of Oakfield Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, has been charged with driving whilst disqualified, driving a motor vehicle dangerously, using a motor vehicle on a road/public place without third party insurance, possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class A – Crack Cocaine and possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class A – Heroin.

Mohammed Saeed Khan, aged 48, of Wretham Road, Birmingham, has been charged with possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class A – Crack Cocaine and possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of Class A – Heroin.

They have both been remanded in custody, and will appear before magistrates today (Friday).

The black Ford Focus, involved in the pursuit

The black Ford Focus, involved in the pursuit yesterday.

At around 11.40am yesterday mornng, a black Ford Focus was sighted on Thomas Street, at the junction with Glascote Road.

A ‘stinger’ was deployed and as the vehicle attempted to evade officers, it was reversed at speed into unattended stationary vehicles and a police vehicle.

Fortunately, there were no injuries during the incident.

A quantity of drugs packages thrown from the Ford Focus were recovered from the scene.

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