Eastern Suburbs Sydney
Arrest of local man after string of house robberies in Coogee and Kingsford
Maroubra mobile police van
The police investigation lead to simultaneous search warrants at homes on Calga Avenue, Malabar, and Botany Street, Kingsford, around 9am yesterday (Wednesday 7 March 2012).
The searches carried out under these warrants also resulted in the seizure of items which are alleged to have been stolen during the Kingsford and Coogee break-ins.
A 23-year-old man was taken to Maroubra Police Station where he was subsequently charged with the following 12 offences; Aggravated break, enter and steal (7 counts); Break, enter and steal; Steal motor vehicles (3 counts) and dishonestly obtain financial advantage.
He was been refused bail and will appear at Central Local Court today(Thursday 8 March 2012).