This is the moment a group of youths make a brazen escape from police officers in hilarious CCTV footage – but they were right under their noses the entire time.
The video shows the police car stopping a black vehicle in a street believed to be in Tyseley, Birmingham, on August 11 around 4:55pm.
As the officer emerges from the car, the black vehicle attempts to turn and make an escape, but is boxed in by another car.
The youth makes a break for it in the hilarious CCTV footage in a street believed to be in Tyseley, Birmingham, on August 11 around 4:55pm
The youth makes a run for it, forcing the officer to chase him on foot
The driver ducks down behind a white vehicle as he hides from the police car that’s pursuing him
The police car slowly drives past looking for the driver, not knowing the youth was under their nose the entire time
The black vehicle is boxed in and is unable to do a turn as the officer attempts to interrogate the driver
The police officer attempts to interrogate the driver, who makes a run for it, forcing him to chase the youth on foot.
The police car speeds off in the officer’s direction to follow the pursuit, leaving the three remaining passengers in the black vehicle take the opportunity to flee the scene.
Shortly after, the driver then appears back to the frame and is seen ducking down behind a white vehicle.
The police car then drives slowly past but doesn’t spot the driver.
The man then quickly runs off, apparently without the officers in the car noticing.
However, one officer managed to capture the culprit – and he didn’t make his lucky escape after all.
One officer managed to capture the culprit – who didn’t make a lucky escape – following the chase
The driver moves along the side of the white vehicle to avoid being spotted as the police car crawls along the street
The police car speeds off in the officer’s direction to follow the pursuit, leaving the three remaining passengers to flee the scene
Another police car then arrived at the scene and the officers inspected the black vehicle again, but couldn’t find the three other passengers who had fled the scene.
Suddenly, the three car passengers appeared back into the camera shot and brazenly walked past officers.
They even appeared to exchange a few words with the officers before going on their way.
The officers appeared not to have realised those three individuals were the passengers in the car.
The three car passengers appeared back into the camera shot and brazenly walked past officers
The driver makes a run for it after the police car has driven away far enough but it caught a short while later
The video has since gained over 30K views leaving users in hysterics at the hilarious police pursuit.
One said: ‘Not promoting kids getting the chase or nothing but dammm how fast was the teen? He got off rapid.’
Another added: ‘I had to watch this twice and still its hilarious
One wrote: ‘Wow amateur cops! This must be disgraceful for that police force on so many levels.’
Officers inspect the black vehicle again, but can’t find the three other passengers who had fled the scene