Train traveller gets free ticket to court


A ROSEBUD man has been charged with carjacking, conduct endangering serious injury, recklessly causing injury, theft, and driving offences over an alleged carjacking in Frankston, Friday 5 October.

Frankston CIU said transit police nabbed the 20-year-old after authorised officers found him on a train without a ticket. It was then realised he was wanted over the Beach Street incident.

The man was also charged the man with possession of a knife – a controlled weapon.

He was remanded to appear at Frankston Magistrates’ Court at a later date.

First published in the Mornington News – 6 November 2018