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Ricki Cochran: Alleged driver in police pursuit through Warrawong granted bail | Illawarra Mercury

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A young Koonawarra man who allegedly led police on a dangerous high-speed chase through Warrawong before setting the car on fire has been granted bail. Ricki Cochran, 25, fronted Wollongong Local Court on Tuesday to apply for release after being in custody for about three months. Documents tendered to court said Lake Illawarra officers were conducting high visibility patrols in the Warrawong area about 10.45am on January 19 this year when they saw a driver, allegedly Cochran, not stop at a give way sign and almost collide with the marked police car on Northcliffe Drive. Read more: Man abseiled from Dapto Mall roof, stole $26k of ciggies: court The white Toyota Camry came to stop about 1.5 metres from the police car…



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