A man is due to appear in Tauranga District Court today after a police pursuit earlier this morning.
A police spokesperson says police observed a “person of interest” at the intersection of Cameron Road and Sheppard Street at 3.41am.
Officers followed the man.
“After a brief pursuit, the person crashed their vehicle and escaped on foot.
“He was located a little while later and taken into custody.”
No injuries were reported following the crash.