Goldfield detectives arrest two following aggravated burglaries and thefts in Kangaroo Flat

Central Goldfields Crime Investigation Unit detectives have arrested two teenagers following a spate of burglaries and thefts from motor cars in the Kangaroo Flat area last month, Victoria Police say.

The offences took place when the two allegedly broke into two homes on Lockwood Road and then broke into several cars parked along the street on 27 October.

The pair then moved onto Sunrise Gully where another home was allegedly broken into and electronic equipment and a silver Hilux utility was stolen.

Detectives arrested a 14-year-old boy yesterday charging him with aggravated burglary, theft and theft from motor car.

He has been bailed to appear at a children’s court at a later date.

An 18-year-old Maryborough man was arrested today in Maryborough and has been charged with 18 charges which included aggravated burglary, theft and thefts of motor car.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at the Bendigo Magistrates’ Court on 2 November.

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