Hucknall shoppers and residents witnessed a flurry of police activity in the town around 11am today.
The police helicopter was seen flying overhead as a high volumne of police cars chased through the town.
“I was at the town’s Tesco store when I heard the helicopter and then saw several police cars flying past,” said one eye witness.
Another witness said they too saw a number of police cars travelling with lights and sirens through the town centre heading towards Bulwell.
A police spokesman confirmed the activity was a ‘police pursuit’.
“Following a police pusuit through Hucknall town centre, which included the force helicopter, five arrests have been made.
“This follows an incident in Kirkby. Enquiries are on-going.”
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