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Australia Tax driver and bikie shot in Sydney

12:11  03 march  2021
12:11  03 march  2021 Source:   aap.com.au

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A taxi driver has managed to drive himself to hospital after he was caught up in the brazen daylight shooting of a bikie outside at a home in Sydney's northwest.

a close up of a cake: A taxi driver and his passenger have serious injuries after both were shot in suburban Sydney. © Joel Carrett/AAP PHOTOS A taxi driver and his passenger have serious injuries after both were shot in suburban Sydney.

Police say the cabbie picked up a 30-year-old man from a home in Sydney's west on Wednesday morning, before taking him to a home at an address in Riverstone.

Both were shot while still in the car outside the home, with the passenger - a member of an outlaw motorcycle gang - being hit multiple times.

The taxi driver then drove to Hawkesbury Hospital, where both men were treated for gunshot wounds and remain in a serious condition.

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Detective Superintendent Robert Critchlow told reporters the passenger was well known to police.

"We know him fairly well," he said.

Mr Critchlow said it was unacceptable a bystander was harmed in the attack.

"You fire enough shots at a person you want to kill and you hit someone innocent, that's really unacceptable," he said.

"People in Sydney should be able to live their lives without being at risk from a stray bullet from one fool shooting another fool."

Tasmanian tax agent James Burrows accused of stealing in excess of a million dollars from clients .
Police have charged a tax accountant with more than 40 fraud offences, following an 18-month long investigation that was sparked by complaints on social media. The Launceston man was charged with 25 counts of obtaining financial advantage by deception and 16 counts of stealing by misappropriation.Detective Inspector Kim Steven said while the investigation was still underway, they believe there could be up to 50 victims."A number of people made a number of accusations and allegations through social media that eventually made their way to us and started the investigation," he said.

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