believe they may have been a victim of extortion are
being asked to contact police following the arrest
of an alleged member of the Black Uhlans Criminal
Motorcycle Gang at Agnes Waters on Thursday.
Police will allege
the man arrested attempted to extort funds from two
Agnes Waters men over several weeks before
Police also will
allege that the man arrested is a fully patched
member of the Ayr chapter of the Black Uhlans.
Investigation Branch Officer In Charge Detective
Senior Sergeant Tony Anderson said police believed
there could be more victims and "would encourage
anyone who believes they have been a victim to
A 41-year-old Ayr
man has been charged with two counts each of
extortion and assault occasioning bodily harm and
one count of grievous bodily harm.
He is due to
appear in the Gladstone Magistrates Court Friday