Youth dumps mini motorbike in Calderdale after spotting police patrol

A mini motorbike was dumped after the rider spotted a Calderdale police patrol and ran from the scene.

On August 5 PCSO's Mance and Hirst responded to a call regarding a mini moto being driven around Stainland recreation ground.

Mini Moto seized by police (Picture by Calder Valleys Neighbourhood Policing Team)

Mini Moto seized by police (Picture by Calder Valleys Neighbourhood Policing Team)

On approaching the village a male was seen to be freewheeling down the road on a mini motorcycle away from that area.

READ MORE: Brighouse scooter rider fails drug test by road policing unit

The mini moto was abandoned and youth made off.

The bike was seized and will be sent for destruction.

Keep up-to-date with all the latest news and breaking incidents in Halifax by joining our dedicated Facebook group here.