Man extradited from QLD to Lismore

A 35-year-old man who allegedly failed to appear at Lismore Local Court has been extradited from Queensland.

will appear in court today after NSW Police extradited him from Queensland yesterday.
Police allege that on February 19, the man failed to appear in court, and two conviction warrants were issued for his arrest.

Investigations from Richmond Local Area Command police indicated that he may have been in Queensland. 

On Saturday, Queensland Police attended a home in Nerang and arrested a 35-year-old man and took him to Southport Police Station.

Yesterday NSW Police successfully applied to the Southport Magistrates Court to extradite the man.

He was later charged at Lismore Police Station with assault occasioning actual bodily harm, malicious damage and the two outstanding warrants.

He was also served with an apprehended violence order.

The man was refused bail and was expected to appear at Lismore Local Court today.



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