Man Arrested for for Eight Offences in Whyalla

June 27, 2023 3:45 am in by
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A man has been arrested for for eight offences in Whyalla

Late Sunday night, Police were attending an unrelated matter on Elliot Street when they saw a motorbike travelling at speed towards them on the wrong side of the road.

The driver attempted to self-correct the motorcycle onto the right side of the road when he has fallen off and attempted to run away from Police.

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Police found the man in possession of gloves, bolt cutters, wire cutters, a hammer and had a small amount of drugs in his possession. Police checks also identified the man did not have a licence and the motorcycle was found to be unregistered and uninsured.

The 31-year-old man from Whyalla was arrested for 8 separate offences including, possessing a housebreaking implement and carrying an offensive weapon.

He was granted bail and is due to appear in the Whyalla Magistrates Court in August

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