Police charge man after New Norfolk supermarket burglary

A 36 year old man has been charged after a New Norfolk supermarket was burgled overnight yesterday.

Shortly before 3am on Thursday, 16 January two people forced entry to the store and stole a large amount of cigarette packets.

About 5am a white Subaru wagon was reported stolen from a nearby residence.

After conducting enquiries and searching a property in the New Norfolk area, Police recovered the car and a quantity of cigarettes before arresting and charging the man with motor vehicle stealing, burglary and stealing.

The investigation to identify and locate the second offender is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Bridgewater CIB on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000 or crimestopperstas.com.au

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