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7 charges after Berkeley pursuit

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A man will face court today charged with seven offences, following an alleged assault and police pursuit in a stolen vehicle in Berkeley.

Just after 10.40am Friday a car was allegedly stolen from outside commercial premises in Berkeley, Police witnessed the driver of the vehicle reversing before hitting a tree and driving away. Shortly after 1.30pm Police located the vehicle in Berkeley and directed the driver to stop, when the driver failed to stop, a pursuit was initiated, the man was arrested a short time later. He was refused bail to appear before Wollongong Local Court today.

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