- ACT Policing has arrested a 16-year-old, Watson youth after a short pursuit through Lyneham and O’Connor about 10.20pm yesterday (October 21).
Police first sighted the vehicle driving on a nature strip in Lyneham and attempted a traffic stop on the vehicle.
Police will allege the offender failed to stop the vehicle, driving onto the wrong side of the road and proceeding through a stop sign with out stopping.
The vehicle stopped in Scrivener Street, O’Connor 24 seconds after the pursuit commenced.
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The male driver was arrested and will face the ACT Children’s Court today (October 22) charged with dangerous driving, driving unlicensed, fail to stop at a stop sign and fail to stop when requested.