Two arrested during police operation – Neutral Bay

An investigation is underway after the discharge of a police firearm during an operation on Sydney’s North Shore this afternoon.

About 4.20pm (Monday 12 April 2021), officers from North Shore Police Area Command were conducting a police operation at Neutral Bay when they attempted to stop a vehicle in a carpark on Grosvenor Lane.

Initial reports suggest the car was driven at the officers, before police discharged a firearm.

The vehicle’s windscreen was damaged, before the car hit a bollard and stopped.

Two men were arrested at the scene and will be taken to Chatswood Police Station.

No one was physically injured during the incident.

Inquiries are continuing.

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. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.

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