Woman charged following pursuit in Hinchinbrook

A woman has now been charged following a pursuit with police in Hinchinbrook yesterday.

Shortly before 8.30pm (Monday, June 19), police from Green Valley Local Area Command were patrolling the streets of Hinchinbrook when they noticed a white Mercedes Hatchback allegedly driving erratically on Lord Howe Drive.

Officers activated warning devices and attempted to pull the Mercedes over but it allegedly failed to stop.

A pursuit was initiated and officers pursued the vehicle for sometime before eventually arresting a 29-year-old woman and a 36-year-old man in Pipon Close, Green Valley.

They were both taken to Green valley Police Station where she was charged with a conviction warrant, Skye’s Law (Police Pursuit), use offensive weapon to prevent lawful detention, goods in custody, drive while disqualified, and failing to exchange particulars.

She was refused bail and will appear in Liverpool Local Court today (Tuesday, June 20).

He was released from custody pending further inquiries.