WHALAN

Mt Druitt - St Mary's Standard (East) - - NEWS -

A 25-year-old Whalan man has been ar­rested af­ter he dis­lo­cated a po­lice of­fi­cer’s shoul­der ear­lier this month. Po­lice were pa­trolling in Tench Ave, Jamison­town, when they found a small amount of a pro­hib­ited drug and two pocket knives on the man. The man was ar­rested but vi­o­lently re­sisted and in­jured the of­fi­cer. The man was charged with pos­ses­sion of a pro­hib­ited drug, re­sist­ing a po­lice of­fi­cer in the ex­e­cu­tion of duty and pos­sess­ing a knife in a pub­lic place. He will ap­pear at Pen­rith Lo­cal Court on Au­gust 8.

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