Two detained in Holyrood after police car chase

Police have arrested two people after stopping a car outside Our Dynamic Earth. Pic: @abiemccracken
Police have arrested two people after stopping a car outside Our Dynamic Earth. Pic: @abiemccracken
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TWO people have been detained by police outside Our Dynamic Earth in Holyrood after failing to stop for police.

Witnesses said the car had been pursued by police to before being brought to a stop outside the popular visitor attraction just before 2.30pm and a man had been “pinned to the ground”.

police at Dynamic Earth car park.

police at Dynamic Earth car park.

Sniffer dogs were then seen going over the vehicle and the rear of Our Dynamic Earth..

A police spokeswoman said: ”Police in Edinburgh have detained a man and a woman in the car park of Our Dynamic Earth after they failed to stop following a traffic offence in the Cowgate at around 2pm today.

“The car they were travelling in is believed to have been stolen from Edinburgh and the man and woman are currently assisting police with their enquiries.”