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.

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 recovering the wrecked Aston Martin from the dyke in March

Police recovering the wrecked Aston Martin from the dyke in March

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.

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