Owner £85,000 Aston Martin sportscar dumped in dyke charged with perverting the course of justice

The owner of an £85,000 Aston Martin which was dumped in a Fenland dyke is due to appear in court charged with perverting the course of justice.

Tuesday, 28th June 2016, 12:59 pm
Updated Tuesday, 28th June 2016, 2:03 pm
Police recovering the wrecked Aston Martin from the dyke in March

The black Aston Martin Vantage was found on Friday, March 4, with a smashed front end on the bank of a dyke in March Road, near Wisbech.

Police recovered the stranded sports car but there was no sign of its owner.

Officers subsequently arrested its owner, a 66-year-old man from March, who has now been charged with perverting the course of justice.

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Police recovering the wrecked Aston Martin from the dyke in March

He is due to appeal before Peterborough Magistrates’ on August 3 and has been released on bail until this date.

Police recovering the wrecked Aston Martin from the dyke in March