Police charge man after pursuit with stolen motorcycle – Oxley Park

Police have charged a man after allegedly riding a stolen motorbike in Oxley Park last week.

About 6.30pm on Friday 26 April 2019, officers from North West Metropolitan Region Operational Support Group noticed a motorbike travelling on Adelaide Street, Oxley Park.

Officers attempted to pull the rider over however, he failed to stop, and a pursuit was initiated.

Due to the erratic behaviour and speed of the bike the pursuit was terminated within minutes.

An investigation was immediately launched, and officers attended a unit on Adelaide Street, Oxley Park, where police will allege they located four stolen trail bikes.

The bikes were seized, and inquiries continued.

About 3.30pm yesterday (Monday 29 April 2019), police attended a unit on Brisbane Street, Oxley Park, where they spoke with a 28-year-old man.

He was arrested and taken to Nepean Police Station where he was charged with police pursuit, drive whilst licence refused, drive conveyance without consent of owner, drive speed/manner dangerous.

He was refused bail and will appear in Penrith Local Court today (Tuesday 30 April 2019).

Investigations then led police to a unit on Marsden Street, St Marys where officers allegedly located the stolen motorbike he was riding during the pursuit, along with another four stolen motorbikes.

All the motorcycles were seized and inquiries into their ownership continue.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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