Man charged over police ram incident refused bail

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A 31-YEAR old Glenrowan man who allegedly rammed two police cars, injuring a police officer early Tuesday morning, has been refused bail in Wangaratta Magistrates Court.

Magistrate Ian Watkins on Wednesday refused the defendant’s bail application due to the high probability he is a danger to the community and could possibly re-offend. The defendant, representing himself, said he was sorry for the incident and requested bail due to mental health concerns.

The court heard the man is facing up to 20 charges which included exposing emergency workers to reckless driving and unlawful assault.

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