Ashley police searching for driver involved in pursuit

By Ed Lewis - [email protected]

ASHLEY — Borough police are searching for the driver of a maroon Ford Taurus involved in a pursuit on Sunday.

Police on Wednesday released surveillance pictures of the vehicle recorded on Hartford Street.

An officer spotted the driver of the Ford traveling north on South Main Street in the on-coming lane of travel at about 7:30 a.m. Sunday.

The officer pursued the Ford as the driver accelerated north on North Main Street, and turned onto West Hartford Street.

The officer lost sight of the vehicle in the area of West Hartford and Ashley streets.

Police believe the Ford had a flat front driver side tire.

The driver is described as a white man, 20s, with brown hair and glasses.

Anyone who may have information about the driver or vehicle is asked to call Ashley police at 570-822-6995.

By Ed Lewis

[email protected]