Man fined for urinating in back of police car

Man fined for urinating in back of police car

A MAN was fined in Joondalup Magistrates Court on Friday for urinating in the back of a police car.

Michael Reece Nelson, aged in his 20s, pleaded guilty to disorderly behaviour over the July 20 incident.

“It was stupid and irresponsible,” he told Magistrate Richard Bayly.

Officers were driving the man from Merriwa to his Hocking home at the time.

The court heard Nelson was earlier being abusive in the street.

Magistrate Bayly ordered a fine of $800.

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