A convicted cannabis producer who was found with a kitchen knife after crashing into two parked cars has avoided jail for a second time.
Morgan Liam Greenwood, 47, was subject to a suspended prison sentence when police chased him along New Line in Bacup, reaching 60mph in a 30mph zone, a court heard.
The short pursuit ended when Greenwood’s Vauxhall Astra collided with two parked cars after going round a bend.
When police searched his car they found a serrated kitchen knife in the driver’s door pocket.
Greenwood, of Cutler Crescent, Stacksteads, had been given an 18-month jail sentence, suspended for