Northcote theft and deceptions

Darebin Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating a theft and subsequent use of a stolen credit card in Northcote earlier this month.

Investigators have been told a wallet was stolen from a vehicle parked in Gordon Grove between 3am and 5am on 15 November.

The victim’s card was then used at a service station in Fitzroy North about 6am.

Police have released an image of a man they wish to speak with in relation to the incident.

He is described as aged between 20yo and 35yo, about 185cms tall, solid build and dark hair.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at

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