Man remanded in custody over driving, intimidation offences at Narromine

A man has been charged following a police pursuit and intimidation in the state’s Orana region.

About 8.25am yesterday (27 November 2019), officers attached to the Orana Mid Western Police District were patrolling the Narromine township when they attempted to stop a Subaru Hatchback.

It is alleged the car failed to comply with direction and a short pursuit commenced before being terminated due to safety reasons.

A short time later, police located the vehicle near a vacant block on Booth Street.

As police secured the vehicle, it is alleged they were approached by a 35-year-old man who made threats towards the officers.

The man was arrested and taken to Dubbo Police Station where he was charged with police pursuit and intimidation of police (x2).

He was bail refused at Dubbo Local Court and will reappear before the same court on Thursday 23 January 2020.

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