Pursuit ensues after Holden Commodore fails to stop for Maitland Police in Rutherford

Police are investigating after a car failed to stop for police in Rutherford on Saturday night.

Police were patrolling Denton Park Drive about 10.30pm when they spotted a Holden Commodore with a man and a woman inside.

Officers followed the car to McKeachies Drive where they signalled the driver to pull over to conduct a random breath test.

But when the officer sounded the police siren, the car sped away. Police followed the vehicle for a short period of time, but decided to terminate the pursuit due to dangerous weather conditions.

The vehicle was last seen on the New England Highway heading towards Lochinvar.

Police are making inquiries in regards to the ownership of the vehicle.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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