Car Hoons To Cop $240K Worth Of Fines In One Night After Illegal Meet
Police expect to issue $240,000 worth of fines after shutting down a hoon meet in Melbourne's north.
Officers found at least 300 people people gathering and doing illegal activities in their cars at Sunshine West, Tullamarine, Derrimut and Keilor Park on Monday night.
They pepper-sprayed a 17-year-old boy, who is expected to be charged on summons with hindering police and using offensive language.
Police expect to issue $800 fines to all the nearly 300 people who 'attended' the hoon event within the coming days. They will be penalised for the offence of 'attend a hoon event’.
Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online.