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Late night Waramanga pursuit in a Corolla

By johnboy - 14 August 2012 5

ACT Policing has arrested a 20-year-old O’Malley man after a vehicle pursuit overnight in Waramanga.

Around 2.40am this morning (Tuesday, August 14), police were conducting stationary speed detection along Namatjira Drive when they detected a dark-coloured Toyota Corolla exceeding the speed limit.

Police attempted to stop the vehicle, but after the vehicle failed to stop, a pursuit commenced travelling along Namatjira Drive, Badimara Street and Hindmarsh Drive before the driver stopped near the St John Vianney Primary School.

The pursuit lasted less than four minutes and the maximum speed reached by the 20-year-old driver of the Toyota was 120km/h in a 60km/h zone.

The 20-year-old was charged with a number of traffic offences and has been released from the ACT Watch House on bail to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court at a later date.

[Courtesy ACT Policing]

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5 Responses to
Late night Waramanga pursuit in a Corolla
PrinceOfAles 11:29 pm 14 Aug 12

Was he possibly just trying to be like this guy?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nM5530TwmoE

But seriously he is an idiot and lucky he didn`t kill anyone.

HenryBG 7:50 pm 14 Aug 12

Rawhide Kid Part3 said :

What!! No white commodore??

In mufti.

farnarkler 7:24 pm 14 Aug 12

I don’t think O’Malley-ites drive Crummydores!!

Rawhide Kid Part3 4:08 pm 14 Aug 12

What!! No white commodore??

bd84 1:12 pm 14 Aug 12

I’m sure mummy and daddy will be very disappointed in him and will cut his allowance for the next week..

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