GWENT Police are still for a driver afte a manhunt in the vicinity of Caldicot Castle on Tuesday (August 20).

The search follows an incident shortly before midday yesterday (August 20) in which a vehicle failed to stop.

Officer later located the vehicle near Caldicot Castle.


A police helicopter was called to assist with the search, and members of a local Facebook group reported seeing police dog units in the fields near the castle.

In a statement yesterday, a Gwent Police spokeswoman said: "At approximately 11.55am on Tuesday, August 20, officers responded to a vehicle which had failed to stop in Caldicot, Monmouthshire.

"Officers located the vehicle near Caldicot Castle.

"Officers, alongside colleagues from the National Police Air Service, are continuing to search the area for the driver.

"Enquiries are ongoing."

Today, the force confirmed they had not yet located the man.