ABOUT 3.00am on February 7, 2021, the driver of a Mitsubishi Lancer was stopped for a random breath test on the Great Western Highway, Parramatta. The 24-year-old Toongabbie man returned a positive reading to the roadside breath test resulting in him being placed under arrest. Once taken to Parramatta Police Station the driver underwent a breath analysis test which returned a mid-range alcohol reading. The driver had his licence suspended and was charged with drive with mid-range PCA- 1st offence which is before the Parramatta Local Court on March 16, 2021.
ABOUT 8:15pm on January 25, police stopped the driver of a Hyundai IX35 on Wilde Avenue Parramatta due to the erratic way the vehicle was being driven. Police have subjected the 31-year-old female driver to a breath test which returned a positive result. The female was arrested and conveyed back to Parramatta Police Station where a breath analysis test was performed. The female returned a high range reading resulting in her drivers’ licence being suspended and being charged with high range PCA. The matter is before Parramatta Local Court on March 10, 2021.
ABOUT 8:00am on January 25 a 45-year-old male driver of a Silver Mazda was stopped by Police on Victoria Road, Parramatta during stationary random breath testing. The male was breath tested returning a positive indication to alcohol. He was arrested and conveyed back to Parramatta Police Station where a breath analysis was conducted. The male was processed for drive with low rang PCA and released from police custody a short time later.
Negative result but license supended
ABOUT 9.25pm on January 30, police stopped a male driver of a silver Toyota Camry on Station Street, Toongabbie for the purpose of a breath test. The driver returned a negative result to the test but upon producing his digital driver’s license police saw that it was endorsed as suspended. The rear windscreen was also fully smashed in with glass fragments on the vehicle. The driver was issued with a court attendance notice for drive without a valid license which is due before the Parramatta Local Court on the March 24, 2021 along with a defect notice for the smashed rear windscreen.
Men charged with malicious damage
POLICE have arrested two men following an assault and malicious damage incident in Parramatta. On January 7 Police were called to a car dealership located on Church Street, Parramatta after reports that the two men were throwing items from a balcony at a nearby apartment building. It is alleged the items they have thrown have hit both moving and stationary vehicles causing damage with other items being thrown at Police. The two men were conveyed back to Parramatta Police Station where they were charged for numerous offences including Assault, Malicious Damage and other offences due before the Parramatta Local Court on February 24, 2021.
Man punched in the face at his home
ABOUT 10:15pm on January 19 a 61-year-old male returned to his home address and was walking into the stairwell access from the driveway area on Early Street, Parramatta when he alleges he was punched in the face, causing him to fall backward and land on his back. The unknown person of interest has fled in an unknown direction. Police attended a short time later and conducted a patrol of the area. No person was located relating to the incident. The male was unable to give a description of the person of interest, if anyone witnessed the incident please call Parramatta Police Station on 96330799, or alternatively contact Crime Stoppers on 180033300.