After initially evading police, Thames Valley Police’s rural crime taskforce located a wanted vehicle yesterday evening (Friday, February 9).

The policing team “tracked down and seized” the car in Witney, following it making off from officers in Carterton.

Police confirmed via Facebook that, following the vehicle being seized, investigations were “ongoing”.

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During the shift, an officer in the team checked a car and caravan in Beaconsfield Services “which was all in order”.

On the evening on the previous day (Thursday, February 8), officers patrolled the Watlington and Stokenchurch areas.

They located a male in a rural car park who was also searched under the Misuse of Drugs Act. The male was dealt with for possession of a class A drug.