A man alleged to be a high
ranking member of the Comanchero bikie gang
has been arrested by police in relation to
two ongoing investigations.
28-year-old was arrested about 7.15am AEDT
this morning at a home in Georges Hall, in
Sydney's south west, and taken to Bankstown
expected to be laid, police said in a
the man is a high-ranking member of the
Comanchero outlaw motorcycle gang," they
warrant is currently being conducted by
police at the home in Georges Hall."
flows from investigations by gang squad
detectives attached to strike Force Mezen
and Strike Force Eastbourne.
Mezen was investigating the alleged
attempted murder of a Hells Angels member
who was shot several times as he sat in his
car in the driveway of a Lakemba home on
March 29 last year.
happened seven days days after the death of
Hells Angels associate Anthony Zervas at
Sydney Domestic airport terminal on March
22, following a brawl between Comanchero and
Hells Angels members and associates.
have been arrested in relation to the
Eastbourne was investigating the alleged
theft of 12 vehicles from a Liverpool
holding yard on February 14, 2009.
It is claimed
13 men entered the yard before allegedly
assaulting three male employees, locking one
of them in the boot of a car and the other
two in a separate vehicle.
stole keys from the premises before driving
off with a dozen cars, with an estimated
total value of $500,000.
since recovered all 12 of the stolen