Police chase driver appears in court
A DRIVER who allegedly led police on a 200km pursuit around the Northern Rivers will re-appear before the court in two months.
David Michael Bell was arrested at 2.15am on December 30 after the 200km chase.
Bell's charges relating to the December 30 incident included: Police pursuits - not stop - drive dangerously; drive recklessly/furiously or speed manner dangerous; and driving a vehicle while licence is suspended.
Bell did not appear before Lismore Local Court today but was represented by a Legal Aid lawyer.
Magistrate David Heilpern adjourned Bell's matters until March 21 when he will face court via video-link.
Mr Heilpern also ordered a brief of evidence to be presented on March 7.
Bell remains in custody.