Man arrested after allegedly capturing at police automotive throughout pursuit


An off-duty officer noticed the BMW allegedly driving dangerously alongside the Bruce Freeway a short while later, with the motive force making threats to injure an 18-year-old male passenger identified to him, however later launched with out harm, whereas evading police.

He’s alleged to have then shot at a police automotive about 8pm on Cottrill Highway, earlier than persevering with “dangerously and at pace” in direction of Woodford underneath helicopter surveillance.

The person then headed in direction of Kilcoy, the place a tyre deflation gadget was used, earlier than the person turned onto Esk-Kilcoy Highway.

He continued on to the Brisbane Valley Freeway and was intercepted by police simply north of Esk with help from specialist police and the canine squad.

The person has been charged with one depend every of harmful operation of a automobile, tried armed theft, possessing harmful medication, driving underneath the affect of liquor and failing to adjust to a path to cease.