Melbourne protester admits assaulting two police officers and hitting horse in head

6/7/2022 8:07:00 AM

Melbourne protester admits assaulting two police officers and hitting horse in head

Melbourne protester admits assaulting two police officers and hitting horse in head

Dennis Basic pleads guilty in Victoria’s county court to 12 charges related to anti-lockdown rallies

Tue 7 Jun 2022 05.IOPC regional director Sal Naseem said: “Our sympathies are with the family of the man who died and everyone else affected.Philadelphia Police officers and detectives look over evidence at the scene of a shooting in Philadelphia, on June 5, 2022.Getty Images Image caption, The US agreed to send medium-range HIMARS rockets to Ukraine on the condition they were not used to strike over the Russian border Russia will expand the list of targets it will attack in Ukraine if Western countries send them long-range weapons, President Vladimir Putin says.

40 BST A Melbourne protester has admitted throwing a heavy traffic bollard at a female officer and hitting a police horse in the head during separate anti-lockdown rallies.Dennis Basic, 42, pleaded guilty to 12 charges in Victoria’s county court on Tuesday, which included assaulting two police officers, recklessly causing injury and animal cruelty.“We have an independent investigation under way, which is looking at the interaction between officers and the man on the bridge.Appearing via video link from the Metropolitan Remand Centre, he also admitted illegally possessing batons, flick knives, capsicum spray and a stash of unauthorised fireworks.F.The Narre Warren man faces up to 15 years in prison.“We would also urge anyone who was on a boat near the bridge at around that time on Saturday morning to contact us.In October 2020, Basic was attending a protest in the Melbourne CBD, in breach of public health orders, when he tried to push past a police officer at a roadblock.As Russia makes slow but steady progress on the ground there - hundreds of kilometres to the east - several countries have pledged to send advanced weapons to Kyiv.

Read more He grabbed the officer, tried to get him to fight, and then ripped the officer’s police-issued baseball cap off his“You can imagine there were hundreds of individuals just enjoying South Street, as they do every single weekend, when this shooting broke out,” Pace said.Then, while wielding a “resist” flag, Basic used the flag’s pole to hit a police horse in the head multiple times.He was charged over these offences, with officers searching his home and finding a number of illegal weapons and fireworks.The IOPC said that investigators have begun examining CCTV and have secured some footage filmed on a phone on the bridge, as well as from police body worn video.While on bail Basic attended another anti-lockdown protest in July 2021, picked up an orange traffic bollard and threw it at Sen Const Christine Brown, who was mounted on a horse.The conditions of those who were wounded by gunfire remains unknown.Brown said the bollard was heavy and it hit her head, neck and shoulders, leaving her in pain for about two months.A post mortem examination will take place in due course.Media caption, Watch: Meet the baby as old as the Ukraine war In an interview on Russian state TV on Sunday, Mr Putin said: "In general, all this fuss about additional arms supplies, in my opinion, has only one goal, to stretch the armed conflict as long as possible.

She said it could have led to a riderless horse running through the crowd, had she of fallen off.Sign up to receive an email with the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning Sign up to receive the top stories from Guardian Australia every morning The defence barrister, Oliver Smith, said Basic’s offending was spontaneous, unplanned and opportunistic, and his client was “emotionally charged” by the protests.ALREADY HAVE AN ACCOUNT?.South Street is known for its entertainment venues and night life with multiple bars, restaurants and businesses.He said Basic was embarrassed by his offending, wished to apologise and the weapons were for his own self-defence.The prosecutor, Michelle Zammit, said Basic’s actions may have been unplanned, but they were “very deliberate” and targeted clearly uniformed police officers.Quick Guide How to get the latest news from Guardian Australia Show.Eric Walsh, closing up the outdoor seating area of a bar along the block, told The Philadelphia Inquirer that the scene was “chaos.The West must understand that its help cannot be a one-time thing, but something that continues until our victory," Hanna Malyar told local media.

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