Evatt hit and run arrest

johnboy 25 March 2013 4

A 26-year-old Gungahlin man has been arrested by police this afternoon for the hit-run in Evatt on Friday night (March 22).

Around 10 pm a 26-year-old man was dropped off by a taxi near the intersection of William Webb Drive and Callaghan Street.

After dropping off the man the taxi driver drove up William Webb Drive, performed a U-turn and approached the man who was near the middle of the road.

The taxi drove into the victim trapping him under the vehicle and then sped off.
Criminal Investigations Detectives located the driver and vehicle with the assistance of Aerial Capital Group.

The vehicle has been seized by police and will be forensically examined.

The 26-year-old driver will face the ACT Magistrates Court tomorrow, charged with intentionally inflict grievous bodily harm.

Police will be opposing bail.

[Courtesy ACT Policing]

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4 Responses to Evatt hit and run arrest
460cixy 460cixy 8:10 am 26 Mar 13

Meh should of read the article first they took his passport my bad

460cixy 460cixy 8:07 am 26 Mar 13

Any money his pissed off over seas straight away

IrishPete IrishPete 6:49 pm 25 Mar 13
bundah bundah 5:52 pm 25 Mar 13

Police will be opposing bail? Ah forever the optimists.

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