Thief Takes Keys Then Returns For Car In Slade Point

Police continue investigations.

28 March 2019

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First they take the keys, then they take the car, now they have the power. Around three weeks ago a set of car keys were stolen from a home in Slade Point. The thief allegedly returned Wednesday night to take the car that the keys belonged to. Police are now searching for the Grey Subaru and ask anyone with information to come forward. It's not unusual for a thief with keys to come back for the car later and Police urge anyone with stolen or missing keys to replace them.

The Katter Australia Party's Safer Waterways Bill debate in Parliament has been adjourned. The Bill aims to see better management of crocodiles in the North and would include an authority based in Cairns to deal with sightings on the spot. MP, Shane Knuth says it's an issue that the South of Queensland just don't understand.

Mackay residents are set to call for greater action on climate change as they take part in Earth Hour this weekend. It comes as new research spells chaos for our environment with global species declining by 13% since 1970 and many of Australia’s native animals now under threat. Dermot O’Gorman from WWF Australia is calling on locals to turn their lights off from 8:30 tomorrow night and send a strong message to our political leaders.

Someone’s been overly keen to get the BBQ going. Between 6pm Tuesday and 6am Wednesday twenty-two bottles of gas were stolen from a secure and caged area beside a Gargett business. The thief allegedly forced their way into the cage damaging it and making off with the gas leaving tyre tracks in their wake. If you have any information call Crimestoppers.

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