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18, 2010 - 10:57AM
One of WA's most
notorious bikies, Gypsy Joker
sergeant-at-arms Graeme Slater, was
arrested for disorderly conduct.
One of WA's
most notorious bikies, Gypsy Joker
sergeant-at-arms Graeme Slater, was arrested
for disorderly conduct after "arcing up" at
police outside the
Mr Slater had
been standing near bushland that neighbours
Challenge Stadium, believed to be smoking a
cigarette, when police officers approached
As they asked
questions he became more and more angry,
Detective Sergeant Steve Da Re said.
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lead bikie Graeme Slater away after
arresting him at the Danny Green fight.
Photo: Channel Ten
allegedly swore at police and became louder
and louder, attracting the attention of
television cameras that were there to film
accused the officers of upsetting his young
"You made my
boy cry... how dare you," he said.
arrested Mr Slater for disorderly conduct
and using obscene language at a public
consequently missed the fight in which the
IBO cruiserweight world champion beat
American BJ Flores in a 12-round slug-fest.
became one of the best-known bikies in the
state after he was arrested, and later
acquitted, over the car bomb assassination
of former detective Don Hancock.
4000-strong crowd watching the fight were
underworld figures, Eagles and Dockers
footballers and other famed sportsmen such
as former cricketer Justin Langer.