Man arrested in Sale, extradited to NSW over roof repair scam

NEW South Wales Police extradited a man arrested in Sale over an alleged roof repair scam.

The Irish national was wanted in relation to an outstanding conviction warrant for intimidation and demand money with menace offences, which are alleged to have occurred at a Sydney home in November last year.

The 21-year-old man was arrested in Sale by Victoria Police about 5.30am Wednesday.

The man appeared before Bairnsdale Magistrates Court, where detectives from North Shore Police Area Command applied for and were granted his extradition to NSW. He was escorted to Sydney, where the outstanding warrant was executed.

The man has been refused bail to appear at Central Local Court on Thursday.