Cumbria Police are asking for anyone with dashcam footage to come forward after a Volkswagen van sped away from police yesterday.

A silver VW Caddy van failed to stop for police at about 5.05 yesterday afternoon on the A6071 in the Smithfield area.

After driving away, the van then headed in the direction of Scaleby.

A spokesman for the force said: "Anyone with any relevant information please contact PC 2167 Mitchelhill on 101, email or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting log 179 of October 15 2019."