Pair picked up over Bunnings theft

July 11, 2023 8:25 am in by

bunnings theft eyewatch surf coastTwo women have been arrested trying to steal items from a local Bunnings.

Police were called to the Torquay store around 7pm Monday to reports the women had taken around $1600 worth of hardware items without paying.

A 34-year-old from Clifton Springs and a 33-year-old Corio woman were arrested while trying to load a car with the goods.

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Both are facing theft charges and will face court next month.

Police are assuring Surf Coast residents they are targeting several locations in the region in a bid to stamp down on theft offences.

Picture: Eyewatch – Surf Coast Police Service Area