‘Sneaky’ driver caught on CCTV trying to hide knife before drug-driving arrest

PUBLISHED: 12:58 03 August 2020 | UPDATED: 12:58 03 August 2020

The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops

The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops

Cambs Cops

A “sneaky” driver was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before failing a roadside drugs test for cocaine in Fenland.

The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops

The driver was stopped in their white convertible Audi on Norfolk Street in Wisbech and were being closely watched by Peterborough and Fenland CCTV operators.

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A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Police said: “The person who officers were dealing with tried to be sneaky and hide a knife but CCTV was watching.

“The knife was recovered and the suspect was arrested; during a vehicle search some suspected drugs were found.

The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops The driver of the Audi was caught on CCTV trying to hide a knife before drug-driving arrest. Picture: Cambs Cops

“Officers also carried out a DrugWipe, to which the person failed for cocaine. The person was arrested for a number of offences.

“We also seized the vehicle. They were taken to the Police Investigation Centre in King’s Lynn where enquires continue.”


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