A 29-year-old man continues to assist with inquiries after a pursuit at Bateau Bay this morning.
About 6.30am (Monday 2 January 2017), a blue Holden Commodore came to notice after highway patrol observed it doing a burn out on the Central Coast Highway, near the intersection of Bateau Bay Road. .
It will be alleged the driver of the car did not stop the vehicle, and a pursuit was initiated.
The Commodore was abandoned on the Central Coast Highway, near the intersection of Coleridge Street, Bateau Bay.
After a short foot chase through bushland, the 29-year-old was arrested.
Inquiries revealed the man had three outstanding warrants.
A search of the man located a quantity of a prohibited drug and a knife.
Inquiries are continuing.
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Source: NSW Police