Man charged after police chase on A41 near Hemel Hempstead

A man has been charged with a string of offences after a police chase on the A41 near Hemel Hempstead.

Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 7:23 pm

Just after midnight on Thursday, March 25, officers tried to stop a car on the A41 after police intelligence suggested the owner was wanted for offences in another area.

The driver allegedly failed to stop and a pursuit ensued.

Officers brought the vehicle to a tactical stop on the M1, near to the junction 8.

Stevenage Magistrates Court

No one sustained any serious injuries.

Johnny Jude, 28, from Barnet, was charged with:

> Failing to stop for police

> Driving a vehicle dangerously

> Driving whilst uninsured

> Criminal damage

> Theft

> Common assault.

Mr Jude appeared at Stevenage Magistrates’ Court on Friday, March 26.

He was remanded into custody and will appear at St Albans Crown Court on Monday, April 26.