Twin pursuits go away officers injured and 10 automobiles broken throughout Brisbane


The person was arrested a short while later within the Metropolis Botanic Gardens and later charged with harmful operation of a motorcar, evasion, driving and not using a licence, 5 counts of willful harm and two counts of stealing.

He was denied bail to seem within the Brisbane Magistrates Courtroom on Saturday.

The incident started nearly simultaneous with a second pursuit, sparked after a gaggle of three boys and two women – aged between 12 and 14 – allegedly stole alcohol from a Sherwood bottle store about 5.30pm.

Police mentioned they started monitoring the group in an allegedly stolen Toyota Landcruiser, travelling “erratically at excessive speeds” round Logan earlier than it was hit with a tyre deflation machine.

Nonetheless driving on the automobile’s rims, police pursued the group north on the M1. The automobile is then alleged to have rammed a police automobile, with the 4 officers inside transported to hospital with minor accidents.

Three different police automobiles have been additionally broken earlier than the automobile was stopped close to Greenslopes and the 4 have been taken into custody. All have been charged with illegal use of a motorcar to seem in kids’s courts this 12 months.

One member of the group, a 14-year-old Goodna boy, has additionally been charged with harmful operation of a motorcar and stealing. Three others can even face a stealing cost.

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