Police presence in Shirley after vehicle failed to stop

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
Feb 03, 2024 |

A large police presence in the Christchurch suburb of Shirley was promoted by two seperate incidents this evening.

A police spokesperson said a vehicle failed to stop for officers in Shirley about 5.10pm.

There was no pursuit and police did not locate the driver the spokesperson said.

An hour later police spotted a person of interest near the Palms Shopping centre on foot,

But it turned out to be a different person.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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