Shepparton man arrested

By Shepparton News

A 24-year-old Shepparton man was arrested on Saturday evening in relation to a number of offenses.

The man was charged with theft, evading police, reckless conduct, dangerous driving, drug possession and a number of other offenses.

The incident took place at around 9.45pm when police noticed a silver Holden Commodore travelling along Archer St, Shepparton.

It was alleged the vehicle had been seen at a number of recent petrol drive-offs.

Officers noticed that the car was being driven erratically and attempted to intercept it.

The vehicle then sped off and police deployed other resources.

According to police, the car was tracked to an address in Railway Parade.

The man has been bailed to appear at the Shepparton Magistrates' Court at a later date.

His car was impounded and he will face towing costs of $1240.