A MAN accused of leading police on a high-speed pursuit through Castlemaine will remain in custody.
Dylan Robert Van den Enden, 24, of Castlemaine, is facing charges of dangerous driving, possession of drugs and possession of a weapon that police seized from his vehicle on Tuesday.
He appeared via videolink in the Bendigo Magistrates' Court on Wednesday and made no application for bail.
Lawyers acting for Mr Van den Enden said he was being assessed for suitability of detox or rehabilitation placements.
He is due to reappear in court on March 6.