Warwick Man Faces Court

Unlawful Use and Arson Charges

28 May 2018

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On Sunday (May 27th) police charged a man in relation to the unlawful use of five vehicles.

Around 1.40PM police noticed an alleged stolen Ford Falcon on Junabee Road at Warwick.

The vehicle sped off heading east on Junabee Road before turning North toward Yangan.

Police successfully deployed a tyre deflation device at the Yangan Bridge on the Yangan Killarney Road, however the vehicle continued back to Warwick before coming to a stop at the intersection of Weewondilla and Horsman Roads where the driver of the vehicle was arrested.

It will be alleged the Ford Falcon was stolen from a Jimbomba residence on May 25 and further alleged a Nissan Dualis car was stolen from a Runcorn residence on May 13. The vehicle was located abandoned at Brassall on May 15.

It will be further alleged a Hyundai IX35 was stolen from a driveway in Manly West on May 20. This vehicle was located on fire by a land owner on Yankee Gully Road at Bony Mountain on May 21.

A 23-year-old Warwick man has been charged with one count of arson of a motor vehicle, three counts of burglary, five counts of unlawful use of a motor vehicle and one count each of dangerous driving, disqualified driving, stealing, fail to stop motor vehicle and obstruct police.

CRIME STOPPERS: 1800.333.000


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