Man charged over thefts

A Balaklava man will face court over theft offences that occurred last month.
A Balaklava man will face court over theft offences that occurred last month.

A Balaklava man will face court over theft offences that occurred last month.

Police would allege that on December 16 the man stole a car from Balaklava.

It was further alleged the man gained entry to a car and stole items from within at Balakava on December 29.

Police located the suspect on Tuesday, January 14 and arrested him.

A 23-year-old man was charged with illegal use of a motor vehicle, theft and breach of bail.

He was refused police bail and remanded by the courts to appear again at a later date.

Police thanked the Balaklava community for their assistance in identifying suspicious behaviour and encouraged them to continue their timely reporting of suspicious activity.

To report a crime, Crime Stoppers can be contacted on 1800 333 000 or via their website.