Horrifying footage has emerged of the second a drug-crazed carjacker brandishing a gun drags a girl from her luxurious Jaguar and throws her to the bottom earlier than stealing her automobile throughout a high-speed police chase by way of Melbourne.
Melbourne County Courtroom launched police helicopter footage to Day by day Mail Australia on Monday of Patrick McMillan, 34, who sped away in a stolen HSV Clubsport on November 24, 2017, whereas on a three- to four-week drug binge on cocaine, ice, alcohol and GHB or grievous bodily hurt.
An off-duty police officer seen McMillan as he drove by way of the northeastern Melbourne suburb of Greensborough, adopted him and referred to as Triple 0.
McMillan seen the police officer following him, stopped in entrance of his automobile and confronted him, pointing a handgun on the officer’s head.
‘Why the f— are you following me?’ the Herald Solar reported him as saying.
The police officer then drove off with McMillan following him.
McMillan veered off and was, in flip, chased by police.
The fugitive drove recklessly by way of Melbourne’s western and northern suburbs reaching speeds of as much as 200km/h.
He ran pink lights, drove on the footpath and on the mistaken aspect of the highway through the police chase which lasted nearly 90 minutes.
At one level he drove straight by way of prepare increase gates in his efforts to keep away from police.
It was close to Ivanhoe prepare station that he stopped his stolen automobile and ran in the direction of a girl sitting in a pink Jaguar XE sedan, together with his gun drawn.
The video footage reveals him struggling together with her contained in the automobile earlier than dragging her out and throwing her roughly to the bottom by her hair.
He then bought within the automobile and tried to drive off.
The video reveals a number of onlookers coming to the lady’s help through the assault which occurred about 5.40pm.
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One good samaritan crouched by the driving force’s door, sheltering from the gun which McMillan was pointing at them.
McMillan drove off within the lady’s Jaguar once more reaching speeds of as much as 200km/h earlier than
After dashing off within the Mercedes he made his strategy to the Chadstone Purchasing Centre carpark the place he struck once more.
McMillan pointed his gun on the driver of a Nissan Skyline, ordering him out of his automobile within the Chadstone Purchasing Centre carpark.
He was arrested after coming into a driveway at Pascoe Vale Street.
Patrick McMillan pleaded responsible final Tuesday within the Melbourne County Courtroom earlier than Decide Lyon to 17 prices together with carjacking, assault, armed theft and assaulting a police officer.
The courtroom heard McMillan had a historical past of ice dependancy and that the crimes have been a part of quite a few offences he had dedicated in November 2017, together with hitting a person within the head with a sawn-off shotgun throughout an aggravated armed theft on November 22.