Man charged with riot after alleged Bandidos incident

OFFICERS from Taskforce Maxima have charged a man this morning with riot in relation to an incident at Broadbeach in 2013.

It is alleged the man was involved in the incident at the nightclub and restaurant precinct at Surf Parade, Broadbeach on September 27 last year.

The incident allegedly involved members from the Bandidos Criminal Motorcycle Gang and two members associated with the Finks CMG.

The man is a participant of the Bandidos Criminal Motorcycle Gang and currently the National Sergeant-at-Arms.

A 39-year-old man from Beenleigh has been charged with one count of rioting and is expected to appear at the Beenleigh Magistrates Court on July 28.

Detective Inspector Brendan Smith of Taskforce Maxima said, "Today's arrest shows we will be relentless in our efforts to investigate all aspects of the Broadbeach incident. The passage of time does not affect our resolve."

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.



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