South Kalgoorlie break in results in charges

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South Kalgoorlie break in results in charges Supplied by WA POLICE

It will be alleged around 2:55pm, four people forced entry into a home on George Street in South Kal yesterday - Feb 6.  They stole various items before fleeing on foot.  Police located two of the people a short distance from the home.

Kalgoorlie Volume Crime Team Police have charged two people in relation to the Burglary on George Street.

A 15 year old boy from Boulder has been charged with:-

  • Aggravated Home Burglary and Commit;
  • Stealing; and
  • Steal a Motor Vehicle.


While a 20 year old man from Baynton has been charged with:-

  • Aggravated Home Burglary and Commit;  

Kalgoorlie Police are investigating if an incident that occurred prior to the above burglary is linked.  Just after 1pm yesterday (6 February 2018), Police attempted to stop a silver Holden Commodore with false plates travelling on Boulder Road.  The driver did not stop and evaded police through several streets before officers lost sight of the vehicle on O’Connor Street.

Police located the vehicle around 2:45pm abandoned on Cheetham Street, South Kalgoorlie.  During a search of the vehicle police located a large number of items including clothing, jewellery, gold nuggets and toiletry items which are believed to be stolen property. 

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with any information they may assist police is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at  Callers may remain anonymous if they wish.