Police Beat

Hoon driver loses car after cop shop burn-out

DOING a burn-out in front of the police station after visiting the pub next door proved costly for a hoon driver last month.

Officers working night shift dashed to the front window when they heard tyres squealing outside at 10.21pm on a Wednesday but weren’t quick enough to spot the offender.

However, Toodyay’s new shire-owned video security system captured a Toyota Hilux ute burning rubber as it turned out of the hotel driveway towards Newcastle Bridge.

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