14-166 Serious Criminal Trespass – Ashford
Police need help to identify two males who broke into a secure shipping container at Ashford and stole goods.
At about 9.35 pm on Sunday, 21st September, 2014, the above two males attended the rear of Delights Lighting, 37 Anzac Highway, Ashford. They broke into a secure shipping container and stole approximately $9,000 worth of lighting products. At about 9.38 pm a CCTV camera was covered. At 2.00 am on Monday, 22nd September, 2014, the camera was uncovered by the male in the left hand picture.
Between 1.00 pm on Tuesday, 1st July, 2014 and 9.00 am on Wednesday, 2nd July, 2014, unknown offenders attended Rugs A Million, 39 Anzac Highway, Ashford. They broke into a secure shipping container and stole approximately $1500 worth of rugs. This incident has been linked to the above incident due to the operating method and being a neighbour of Delights Lighting.
Between 5.00 pm on Saturday, 20th September, 2014 and 7.00 am on Monday, 22nd September, 2014, unknown offenders attended Classic Timber Furniture Warehouse, 80 Grove Ave, Marleston. They broke into a secure shipping container and stole approximately $20,000 worth of furniture. This incident has been linked to the above two incidences due to the operating method.
It is believed that the above two pictured males have targeted all three business premises.
The males are described as:
(Left Picture) – mid forties, 5’9″ (175 cm), medium to stocky build, Caucasian, with brown balding hair, clean shaven and a smoker, wearing a black Everlast jumper, dark blue jeans and black shoes
(Right Picture) – mid forties, 5’9″ (175 cm), stocky to heavy build, possibly Aboriginal, with brown short hair and thick beard, wearing blue t-shirt with white insignia, black tracksuit pants with white stripes and black shoes
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or Make a Report online.