A 28-year-old man has briefly confronted courtroom after allegedly assaulting two law enforcement officials and endangering 4 others by driving a stolen 4.5 tonne truck in direction of them earlier than ramming a police automotive.
Jason Borg of Hoppers Crossing faces 14 costs after he allegedly rammed the stolen truck right into a police automobile on Black Forest Street about 2.50am on Saturday.
He’s charged with deliberately damaging an emergency companies automobile, assaulting police, deliberately damaging a police sedan valued at $70,000, harmful driving and driving realizing he had been given a path to cease.
Borg additionally faces two counts of recklessly participating in conduct driving a
He’s additionally accused of dishonestly retaining stolen items – two registration plates, stealing a Ford truck valued at $7000, possessing methamphetamine and damaging an emergency companies automobile whereas on bail.
Showing within the Melbourne Magistrates Court docket on Saturday afternoon, Borg was remanded in custody to reappear on Wednesday for a submitting listening to.