Man arrested following pursuit - Bonnyrigg

Friday, 19 April 2024 12:13:31 PM

About 10.10am Friday 19 April 2024, officers attached to Traffic and Highway Patrol Command attempted to stop a stolen Jeep Patriot on Punchbowl Road, Canterbury.

When it failed to stop as directed, a pursuit was initiated.

The pursuit continued through various suburbs through southwest Sydney, before crashing into another vehicle and coming to a stop on Elizabeth Drive, Bonnyrigg.

The driver – a 23-year-old man – and sole occupant of the vehicle, fled on foot before being arrested by officers from Strike Force Raptor.

The driver of the other vehicle suffered minor injuries which were treated by NSW Ambulance Paramedics at the scene.

The man was taken to Fairfield Police Station.

Officers attached to the South West Highway Patrol have launched an investigation into the incident.

Inquiries continue.