Cop accused of drunken crash in court

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AN off-duty detective who was allegedly drunk when he caused a four-car pile-up in Perth has appeared briefly in court.

Lachlan Thomas Perhavec, 27, was stood down from operational duties and charged with four offences including dangerous driving causing grievous bodily harm following a serious crash near Perth Airport on the night of August 16.

Perhavec appeared in Perth Magistrates Court on Thursday and will reappear on December 12.