Arrests following series of thefts in southern suburbs

Detectives from Stonnington Crime Investigation Unit have made a number of arrests in relation to a series of alleged thefts by a group of up to 15 youths at office supplies stores in Chadstone, South Yarra and Carnegie, that occurred on Saturday 5 November, Victoria Police say.

A number of search warrants were executed on 10 and 15 November in the Dandenong, Cranbourne, Hampton Park, Clayton and Doveton areas, and stolen property recovered.

11 youths have been charged with theft and bailed to attend a Children’s Court at a later date.

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