Truck driver who killed four police officers on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway appeals sentence

A truck driver who was sentenced to more than 20 years in prison after ploughing his prime mover into four police officers on a Melbourne freeway has launched an appeal, telling Victoria’s highest court he has been treated too harshly.
Mohinder Singh, 49, was ordered to spend 22 years behind bars over the deaths of Constables Glen Humphris and Joshua Prestney, Senior Constable Kevin King and Leading Senior Constable Lynette Taylor on the Eastern Freeway.

In April 2020, Leading Senior Constable Taylor and First Constable Humphris pulled over Melbourne man Richard Pusey for driving his Porsche at 149 kilometres per hour on the Eastern Freeway.

Read More: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2022-07-25/melbourne-eastern-freeway-police-crash-truck-driver-appeal/101267328

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