A HAVE-A-GO shopper squirted a man being chased by police with washing up liquid in a bid to stop him.
The drama unfolded in Banff when the man escaped police custody and took flight.
The member of the public was outside the Tesco store in the town when they saw the man being chased by officers.
They squirted the washing up liquid as he ran past them. He was forced to stop soon after and he needed medical attention after getting liquid in his eye.
Peter Reid (28), from Banff, was jailed for five months at the town's sheriff court.
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