High-ranking Rebels member charged

A 28-year-old high-ranking Rebels member has been charged for kidnap and assault.

A member of the Rebels Liverpool outlaw motorcycle gang has become the eighth member of the gang to be arrested and charged in relation to the kidnapping and assault of a man in May.

A 45-year-old man was attacked outside a property in Castlereagh before he was taken inside the property, tied up and repeatedly assaulted.


The man regained consciousness and escaped. He was treated for a number of injuries to his head, torso and limbs.

The Liverpool Rebel was charged with special aggravated kidnapping and remains in custody to appear at Penrith Local Court on Wednesday 10 December 2014.