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Man charged over Christchurch high-speed police chase was trying to return to gang patch

A man who police allege was involved in a high-speed pursuit in New Brighton, Christchurch last Wednesday was trying to return his gang patch when he was arrested.

Source: 1 NEWS

Marcel Sydney Geros, 27, pleaded not guilty in Christchurch District Court today to a charge of unlawfully entering a motor vehicle, after the first of two high speed chases in New Brighton.

Police are still searching for 21-year-old Black Power member Liam Strickland, after a pedestrian was struck and killed following the second pursuit.

Geros has been remanded on bail and is due to reappear in the Christchurch District Court in October.