Father charged with ramming 4WDs with distressed 4yo girl in car

A man has been charged with ramming two 4WDs while his distressed four-year-old daughter was in the car with him.

Police said that around 7.30am on Wednesday, officers were called to Joyce Avenue at Wyoming on the NSW central coast after receiving reports several vehicles were being damaged.

Upon arrival, police discovered two 4WDs which had extensive damage after allegedly being rammed, the tyres punctured and tail lights smashed.


A few hours later, the man returned to the same street and continued on his ramming rampage, destroying other vehicles.

Police eventually located the man in his car at a fast food restaurant. He was arrested and a distressed four-year-old girl, who was found unrestrained in the vehicle, was rescued.

The man was taken to Gosford Hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing before being taken to Gosford Police Station where he was charged with Malicious damage, Breach AVO, Possess prohibited drug, and Drive with child not restrained.

Police confirmed Family and Community Services have been notified