Man arrested in police raid on Red Devils motorcycle gang clubhouse
A man has been arrested in a police raid on the
Melbourne clubhouse of outlaw motorcycle gang Red Devils.
Victoria Police said they executed two warrants at the
clubhouse on Whiteside Road, Clayton, at 10:00am.
It said the Kingston Crime Investigation Unit, Caulfield
Divisional Response Unit, Taskforce Razon, Taskforce Echo, ballistic experts,
Canine Unit and the Search and Rescue Squad were all involved in the operation.
Police said the raids were related to alleged liquor licensing
breaches and firearms offences.
Officers also seized a quantity of alcohol.
"The aim of today's operation is to detect, identify and
disrupt the illegal activities being undertaken by members of the Red Devils,"
Inspector John Cormack said.
"We are also looking for evidence to assist us in the
investigation of a shooting which occurred at the clubhouse.
"We will continue to work closely with other agencies to
actively monitor OMCG (outlaw motorcycle gang) activities in the community and
will investigate anyone who thinks they can take the law into their own hands."