And in other local Police news…
A Mosman man has had a close call after hackers attempted to transfer a $40,000 tax return to a fake account.
The offenders also accessed the man’s superannuation fund and tried to move $200,000 into a fake superannuation account.
The victim was alerted to the fraud by his accountant. Police and the ATO fraud team are investigating the matter.
In Roseville, an online dealer of rare and fine wines has reported fraudulent transactions valued at over $7000.
Online orders for Dom Perignon, Penfolds Cabernet Sauvignon and Krug Grande Champagne were collected by a second courier, with credit card charges later disputed and reported as unauthorised. Investigations are continuing into the matter.
North Shore Police Area Command officers provide Mosman Collective with weekly crime updates.
Over in Greenwich, Police stopped a Ford Ranger on Greenwich Road around midnight on Friday after they observed it negotiate a bend poorly.
The driver failed a roadside breath test and was arrested and taken to Chatswood Police Station where he supplied a sample of breath which produced a result of 0.083.
The driver, a 42-year-old Lane Cove man will face Hornsby Court on 15 September charged with mid-range Prescribed Concentration of Alcohol.