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Police stop bus in Nottingham and arrest passenger after disturbance reports

A bus was pulled over by police and a passenger arrested.

The vehicle was travelling along Hucknall Road, near Bestwood, when it was pulled over near the junction with Arnold Road just after 9.45am this morning.

Police had been called around an hour earlier to reports of a disturbance outside an address in Colston Road, Bulwell.

When officers arrived, a suspect fled the scene in a van but was later reported to be travelling on the bus.

A 48-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of harassment, failing to stop, dangerous driving and driving whilst disqualified. He was further arrested on suspicion of cannabis possessions and remains in police custody.

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Nobody was hurt and the van was also seized as part of the investigation.

Sergeant Andy Cummins, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “Incidents like can evolve very quickly so it was a great bit of teamwork by all involved to track down and arrest a suspect so quickly. Our investigation remains on-going and we would lie to speak to anyone who witnessed the earlier incident in Bulwell.”

Anyone with any additional information about this incident is asked to call 101 quoting incident 146 of 3 September.

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