Police speak with motorists after surrounding a vehicle on Gregory St, Mackay at approximately 4pm on Thursday, January 31.
Police speak with motorists after surrounding a vehicle on Gregory St, Mackay at approximately 4pm on Thursday, January 31. Daniel McKenzie

Road partially blocked as police search car

MACKAY police partially blocked a busy city centre street as they searched a vehicle on Thursday afternoon.

Two police cars parked on the intersection of Gordon and Gregory Street, after pulling over a white Commodore.

Officers wore gloves as they searched through the car, at one point using a screwdriver to remove a child's booster seat.

The driver and passengers were removed from the vehicle under the watch of several police officers.

The reason for the incident is unknown at this stage.



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