Menu
News

Man charged after police car rammed and guns drawn

DRIVER CHARGED: A North Lismore man who rammed a police car on Saturday has been charged, granted conditional bail and will appear in court later this month.
DRIVER CHARGED: A North Lismore man who rammed a police car on Saturday has been charged, granted conditional bail and will appear in court later this month. Trevor Veale

POLICE have arrested a man they allege rammed a police vehicle on the weekend, causing them to draw their guns in self-defence.

Richmond LAC police arrested the man at Lismore Police station.

While he was initially refused bail, at Lismore Local Court he was granted conditional bail to appear on November 28.

Police allege the 38-year North Lismore man committed a number of offences.

They allege on the November 7 he assaulted a victim in North Lismore.

Police further allege that on the November 16 he drove a stolen Queensland vehicle with incorrect plates to a North Lismore Petrol Station, filled the car with fuel and drove off without paying.

On the November 18 police sighted the vehicle in North Lismore and a pursuit started which ended when the man drove at and collided with a fully marked police vehicle on Winterton Lane.

Fortunately, police were uninjured.

On the November 21 the 38 year old man was arrested at Lismore Police Station and placed in custody.

He was charged multiple assault, driving and stolen property matters.

https://www.northernstar.com.au/news/guns-drawn-as-driver-rams-police-car-causes-head-o/3270003/

Topics:  crime lismore police northern rivers crime police car rammed



Bust a move to get weight down

DANCE: Peter Leroy (centre ) is teaching people to   dance to Tina Turner's hit song Nutbush City Limits, as a fun way to help improve fitness levels.

Join the new Nutbush exercise class.

Haul of dead sharks met with outrage

SAD SIGHT: Laelia Gardner captured photos of culled sharks at the Tweed Bar.

Decapitated and left to rot in the heat, 15 sharks found dead

Local Partners