A police chase through George Town
Tuesday morning ended with two arrests after the suspects fought with Royal Cayman Islands
Police Service officers.
At about 10.35am Tuesday, officers on patrol duty saw a vehicle traveling
along Aspiration Drive
in a dangerous manner, overtaking traffic and speeding.
Police said they tried to stop the vehicle, but the driver – who was previously
disqualified from operating a vehicle – failed to stop.
A short pursuit ensued and the driver turned into the parking lot of the Family Life
Center where he and his
passenger got out of the vehicle and ran.
Officers tracked both men down and arrested them after a struggle during
which one officer hurt his right hand. The officer was treated at hospital and
Both men, aged 26 and 34, were arrested for
various traffic offences including; driving while disqualified, possession of
ganja, and assaulting police.