A woman, 40, has been charged with high-range drink-driving after allegedly being seen by police to be driving erratically. About 12.30am on Sunday, police were patrolling Glossop St at St Marys when a grey Mitsubishi utility was allegedly observed to be swerving on the road before mounting a gutter. Police stopped and spoke with driver, who was subjected to a roadside breath test which allegedly returned a positive sample. The driver was taken to St Marys police station where she underwent a breath analysis that allegedly returned a reading of 0.197. Her licence was suspended on the spot. She is due to face Penrith Court on October 8.
MT DRUITT Police are on the hunt for a bag snatcher who ripped a bag from a woman, 54, as she walked to her Mt Druitt home on Monday afternoon. About 3.15pm, the woman was walking along Shennan Walkway to her unit block on Methven St when three men approached her, one grabbing her bag from her shoulder, before all ran from the scene. A member of the public heard the woman scream and came to help but could not catch the thieves. One of the men was described as being caucasian, tall, with long blonde hair and wearing a red shirt or jumper. Anyone with information is urged to call Mt Druitt police.