New South Wales

Suspected stolen property seized

Suspected stolen property has been seized after the execution of a Firearms Prohibition Order (FPO) and crime scene warrant at Kielvale on the Far North Coast.

About 2pm (Thursday 12 October 2017), Investigators attached to Tweed Heads Criminal Investigation assisted by members of Tweed/Bryon Target Action Group and Tweed Byron Intelligence executed a firearms prohibition order at a residence on Palmvale Road.

During the execution of the warrant investigators identified a stolen Holden Commodore Senator, as well as tools, generators, and industrial equipment suspected of being stolen.

At the time of the warrant, the owner of the property was already in custody for unrelated matters.

He was charged in relation to an outstanding warrant and refused bail and appeared at Tweed Heads Local Court (Thursday 12 October 2017).

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page:

Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. Police remind people they should not report crime information via their social media pages.

Source: NSW Police