Man charged after car chase


A man who was involved in a high speed car chase has been charged with a number of offences.

Abdul Basit Khan, 26, from Chapel Street in Luton was arrested in the early hours of Thursday morning after a police pursuit.

He was questioned by police and charged with dangerous driving, failing to stop and obstructing a police officer in the execution of his duty.

A second man arrested at the same time has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.

Khan has been released on bail to appear before Luton Magistrate’s Court on January 22, 2014.