Two men charged following alleged ramming


Police have charged two men following an alleged ramming in Deer Park on Monday.

Officers responded to a welfare check on two men seemingly unresponsive in a vehicle on Station Road about 7.45am.

Police attempted to speak with the pair, who allegedly attempted to drive off before ramming two police vehicles.

The two men were arrested nearby and the vehicle was located in Irvine Street.

A 40-year-old Burwood man was charged with multiple offences including, damaging to emergency service vehicle by reckless driving, driving in a manner dangerous, reckless conduct endangering serious injury, theft of a motor vehicle, failing to stop vehicle on police request, handling stolen goods, possessing a controlled weapon and driving whilst disqualified.

A 45-year-old Taylors Lakes man was charged with handle stolen good and possess cannabis.