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Far South Coast Local Area Command

Man Linked To Outlaw Bikies Arrested On Interstate Warrant relating to $700,000 Extortion

Police on the state’s south coast have arrested a man with alleged links to two outlaw motorcycle gangs (OMCGs) on an interstate warrant for extortion.

The 42-year-old Milton man was taken into custody at a Batemans Bay motel about 2pm yesterday (Sunday 22 November) by Police from Far South Coast Local Area Command.

He is wanted by virtue of an interstate warrant for the offence of demanding property by threat.

It relates to the alleged extortion of $700,000 over a period of time.

The man was charged at Batemans Bay Police Station with the interstate warrant.

The man has been refused bail and will appear in Batemans Bay Local Court later today.

It is expected Western Australia Police will seek his extradition back to Perth.

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