Porsche driver Richard Pusey to struggle assault, theft expenses over one other incident


Court docket paperwork present he’s accused of assaulting somebody on October 20, 2018, and likewise allegedly stole a set of automotive keys value $200.

A bail listening to over the Jap Freeway matter in Could this 12 months heard that on October 20, 2018, Mr Pusey had a dispute over a parking spot on Russell Avenue, in Melbourne’s CBD, the place he allegedly tried to punch the sufferer to the pinnacle earlier than reaching into the automotive, taking the keys from the ignition and driving away.

Throughout a web based listening to on the Neighbourhood Justice Centre on Thursday, Mr Pusey’s lawyer Chris McLennan stated there was “factual dispute” about what had occurred.

“These issues haven’t resolved. He disputes the costs of assault and theft,” he stated.

The courtroom heard there may be related CCTV footage that can be proven on the subsequent listening to.

Mr McLennan additionally advised the courtroom that Mr Pusey was wrongly “chastised” in media studies a number of weeks in the past after he did not seem at his final courtroom date.

“He actually is within the case … there was a mix-up with the hyperlink,” he stated.

Mr Pusey was current throughout Thursday’s on-line listening to, however didn’t converse besides to point he may hear proceedings and to thank the Justice of the Peace.