Driver Kym Aley, 20, was jailed after ramming a police car after a four-minute chase through Leicester. Traveling at speeds in excess of 80mph in a 30mph area, Aley drove over curbs and towards oncoming traffic in the Saffron Lane and Eyres Monsell estates areas.
“Aley drove at dangerous speeds through some very busy areas with pedestrians, including children, and other vehicles nearby,” Det. Con Fiona Day said In a police statement. “He deliberately reversed his car in to the police vehicle, luckily the officers sustained very minor impact injuries.”
The driver was arrested and convicted of multiple driving offenses, including dangerous driving, driving without a license, driving without insurance. He was also convicted of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs, possession of a bladed article and failing to provide a specimen. Aley was sentenced to 30 months in prison.