Woman charged after allegedly crashing car, spitting on cop

A woman has been charged with a string of offences after allegedly crashing a car and spitting on a police officer in NSW.

The chaotic scenes unfolded just before 5.30pm yesterday, when police were called to Dappo Road at Narromine following reports a driver had performed a burnout before colliding with a fence.

Police said following the crash, the 33-year-old woman allegedly behind the wheel assaulted a female bystander and stole her phone before trying to run from the scene.


However, members of the public managed to detain the woman until officers arrived and took her into custody.

She was then taken to Dubbo Police Station where she allegedly refused to provide a breath test and spat at a male sergeant.

The woman has since been charged with 11 offences including Shoplifting, Not give particulars to owner of damaged property, Drive motor vehicle menaces another with intent, Drive recklessly/furiously or speed/manner dangerous-1st off, Common assault and Larceny.

She was also slapped with two counts of Resist officer in execution of duty, Assault police officer in execution of duty and Refuse or fail to submit to breath test.

The woman was refused bail to appear at Dubbo Local Court today.