Man Tries to Escape Police on Motorised Push-Bike

April 28, 2023 9:08 am in by

A man has been arrested after taking off when police attempted pull-over his motorised push-bike in Whyalla earlier this week.


Around 7pm on Wednesday the patrol tried to stop the rider on Bradford Street, as the bike had no lights.

A search of the man turned up methamphetamine and cash.

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He was charged with failing to stop, driving unlicenced, possessing a prescription drug, trafficking a controlled drug, hindering police and unlawful possession.

He has been refused police bail and appeared before the Whyalla Magistrates Court yesterday.

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