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A hoon who taunted police while inciting illegal street car meets has wept in court after a judge forced him to forfeit his beloved Holden Commodore. 

Andrew Drew, 23, was sent to prison this week after participating in dangerous driving offences across Melbourne‘s south and north suburbs. 

The key player in the hoon meet scene organised and took part in illicit races and burnouts.

Andrew Drew (pictured) took part in the illegal antics in front of hundreds of spectators, while they filmed, with some running up to the cars performing stunts

Andrew Drew (pictured) took part in the illegal antics in front of hundreds of spectators, while they filmed, with some running up to the cars performing stunts

Drew's vehicle, with the rego plates RN4MUK, (pictured) was tracked down by officers in December

Drew’s vehicle, with the rego plates RN4MUK, (pictured) was tracked down by officers in December

Drew also stuck an allegedly stolen Dominos Pizza topper on top of his car and had passengers hanging out of it while high-fiving spectators (pictured, an image found on Drew's social media page)

Drew also stuck an allegedly stolen Dominos Pizza topper on top of his car and had passengers hanging out of it while high-fiving spectators (pictured, an image found on Drew’s social media page)

Drew's ex-girlfriend Zara Lunney-Adams (pictured) was 'an active participant from start to finish', the prosecution said

Drew’s ex-girlfriend Zara Lunney-Adams (pictured) was ‘an active participant from start to finish’, the prosecution said

 Drew took part in the illegal antics in front of hundreds of spectators while they filmed, with some running up to the cars performing stunts.

Some of the events attracted 200 racers competing against each other.

Drew also stuck a Dominos Pizza sign he had allegedly stolen on top of his car and had passengers hanging out of it while high-fiving spectators.

The street meet kingpin also stirred up hoon rivalry between the ‘Southeast Skids’ and ‘Northern Skids’.

His Commodore was under police surveillance since it had been spotted at several illegal street activities in November last year.

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The vehicle, with the rego plates RN4MUK, was tracked down by officers in December.

Drew wept in court after he forfeited his beloved Holden Commodore (pictured) before being sent to prison

Drew wept in court after he forfeited his beloved Holden Commodore (pictured) before being sent to prison

The prosecution said Drew had no regard for the criminal justice system (pictured, a photo found on the hoon's social media)

The prosecution said Drew had no regard for the criminal justice system (pictured, a photo found on the hoon’s social media)

Drew tried to evade capture by convincing an associate Caleb Cromarty, 21, to claim he was the driver of the vehicle. 

His then girlfriend, Zara Lunney-Adams, 20, had transferred $1000 to Cromarty to comply with the fraud. 

But Cromarty failed to convince police, forcing Drew to finally confess to the crimes. 

After police accessed Drew’s phone, officers found he had played a significant role in the illegal street meets.  

Drew set up ten illegal gatherings in March 2021 and February this year using Snapchat, which included disparaging police. 

‘Alright c***s its that time of the week again, grab ya sets, grab ya 16 year old s***s and lets bring the good old days back,’ Drew said in one of the posts. 

‘You know the drill no meet ups at servos don’t bring attention to us … If cops come block them … remember its us against them … if they follow you go on a hike.

‘Protect ya mates if they’re changing [tyres] and stand ya f****n ground … first spot will be sent out 9.29pm.

‘#f***vicpol #southdoesitbest.’

Police were able to match up the illegal meeting times and dates to Drew’s Snapchat messages. 

Authorities had broken up illegal meets across Melbourne’s southern and northern suburbs, which Drew had encouraged  to feud with each other. 

Drew pleaded guilty in the County Court on Wednesday to rolled-up incitement and reckless conduct charges. 

The prosecution said Drew had no regard for the criminal justice system. 

He was clocked 30-35 km over the limit last August and has prior convictions of perjury and other driving offences.

Drew’s supporters laughed in court when his brazen messages were read out and his video antics were played. 

Judge John Carmody remanded Drew in custody, with the hoon throwing his hands on his head and sobbing after the defence failed to oppose an application forfeiting his much loved Commodore.

He will be sentenced on October 18, along with Cromarty and Lunney-Adams. 

Both have pleaded guilty to attempt to pervert the course of justice.

Lunney-Adams was ‘an active participant from start to finish’, the prosecution said. 

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