West Lothian crime: Man who sparked police chase near Bathgate charged with road and drug offences
The driver initially failed to stop for police in Edinburgh Road
By Rhoda Morrison
Published 23rd Mar 2023, 08:54 BST- 1 min read
Updated 23rd Mar 2023, 09:00 BST
A 30-year-old man who sparked a police chase on a major road in West Lothian has been charged with drug offences.
At around 10.50am on Tuesday, police tried to stop a Honda Civic in Edinburgh Road near Bathgate. The driver’s failure to stop sparked a police chase, which ended when the driver stopped his car on the A89 at Boghall.
The man was arrested and was also charged with road traffic offences. A Police Scotland spokesman said: “He has been reported to the Procurator Fiscal.”