A 35-year-old Bruce Rock man has been arrested after allegedly attempting to evade police on his bicycle and running into a stationary police car.
Police said the man was reported to be acting suspiciously, riding his bike up and down driveways on Raleigh Street in Carlisle around 9.15am yesterday.
Police were called and the man was located but he left on his bike. He was arrested after allegedly crashing into the police car.
A search of the man allegedly revealed an unloaded handgun in his backpack, housebreaking equipment and several items believed to have been stolen.
The man has been charged with trespass, failing to stop and possession of an unlicensed firearm.He will appear in the Perth Magistrates Court today.