Moment teenage thug knocks police officer off his motorbike with stolen car and speeds off
- Callum Fellows, 18, is awaiting sentencing after ramming a police officer
- PC Steve Lovering pulled alongside him as he waited at traffic lights in August
- He reversed a stolen Seat Leon and drove forward into PC Lovering’s motorcycle
- Fellows later admitted a host of charges including assault and dangerous driving
Callum Fellows (pictured), 18, was driving a dark blue Seat Leon
A teenage thug has been caught on camera knocking a police officer off his motorbike while driving a stolen car.
Callum Fellows, 18, was driving a dark blue Seat Leon when PC Steve Lovering pulled up alongside him as he waited at a set of traffic lights on Ashes Road in Oldbury, West Midlands.
CCTV and the officer’s body-cam captured the shocking moment PC Lovering was sent sprawling. Fellows reversed the car before ramming into the officer, knocking him on to the other side of the road.
Video shows the officer shouting out in pain before radioing colleagues for help as Fellows sped away during the incident on August 27.
He said: ‘I’ve been deliberately rammed off my bike from that vehicle. It’s gone left, left towards Blackheath.
‘Two IC1 (white) males on board.’
Fellows narrowly missed running over the officer when he turned onto the wrong side of the road before going through a set of red traffic lights.
CCTV and the officer’s body-cam captured the shocking moment PC Steve Lovering was sent sprawling. Fellows reversed the car before ramming into the officer, knocking him on to the other side of the road
PC Lovering pulled up alongside the stolen Seat Leon and gestured for the driver to pull down their window
Shocked members of the public can be seen rushing to help PC Lovering while one woman photographed Fellow’s registration number on her mobile phone.
One man asks the officer: ‘Are you alright? Are you sure you don’t need to sit down?’
PC Lovering replies: ‘I’m good thanks, mate.
‘Worst thing about it – it’s not the first time it’s happened, it won’t be the last. It was a stolen car. Thank you everyone very much for stopping.’
Other witnesses then helped the officer haul his motorcycle up off the road. Follows was caught and the Seat was revealed to have been stolen in a car key burglary days earlier.
Shocked members of the public are seen rushing to help PC Lovering while one woman snaps Fellow’s registration number on her mobile phone
Other witnesses then helped the officer haul his motorcycle up off the road. Follows was caught and the Seat was revealed to have been stolen in a car key burglary days earlier
PC Lovering picked Fellows out in an ID parade and he was arrested.
Fellows, of Wolverhampton, admitted assault, dangerous driving, criminal damage and driving while disqualified.
He’s also admitted receiving stolen goods, three other charges of dangerous driving and disqualified driving, as well as stealing a motor vehicle.
Fellows is now awaiting sentence.
PC Lovering said: ‘It was pure luck that there weren’t any cars near me when I was knocked off the bike, as it could have been much worse.
‘I had some some back and shoulder pain, but nothing was broken.
‘It was really heartening to see so many people stopping to help and check that I was OK and offer their help.’