Po­lice as­sault

Whitsunday Times - - LOCAL NEWS -

PO­LICE ar­rested a 21-year-old New South Wales man af­ter an in­ci­dent on Shute Har­bour Road, Air­lie Beach, at 3.03am on April 13. The man ap­proached po­lice while sit­ting in their ve­hi­cle and asked them for a lift. Of­fi­cer in Charge of the Whit­sun­day Sta­tion, Act­ing Se­nior Sergeant Brad Teys, said af­ter po­lice di­rected him to the taxi rank, the man leaned into the ve­hi­cle and at­tempted to grab one of the of­fi­cers by his body-worn video cam­era. The of­fi­cers got out of the car and the man tried to grab one of their po­lice note books. He will ap­pear in court at a later date.

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