Update: Dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, Sunshine Coast

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A man has been charged following an alleged dangerous driving incident on the Sunshine Coast earlier today.

Just after 10:30am emergency services responded to reports of a vehicle fire on Mossy Bank Road in Eudlo.

Around 11:00am police observed a vehicle allegedly linked to the fire travelling throughout Beerwah and being driven dangerously.

Officers tracked the vehicle with the assistance of Polair and successfully deployed tyre deflation devices before taking the male driver, and sole occupant, of the vehicle into custody on Roys Road in Beerwah at 11:46am.

An 18-year-old Sippy Downs man has been charged with one count each of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, dangerous operation of a motor vehicle while adversely affected by an intoxicating substance, obstruct police, enter dwelling and three counts of failure to comply to stop a vehicle, eight counts of driving without a licence and nineteen counts of stealing.

He is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court tomorrow.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

 
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