Video: Police mobility scooter escorted by convoy
Police are defending their actions after an amateur video of the convoy went viral
WILTSHIRE, United Kingdom — Wiltshire Police have defended using a convoy of patrol cars to escort a mobility scooter being ridden by a police community support officer.
The buggy was being driven to a police station in Salisbury following the arrest of a man on suspicion of theft and assault.
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