Police charge man over Burnie vehicle, shed and garage burglaries

A 19-year-old man from Burnie has been charged with multiple offences following a series of vehicle, shed and garage burglaries in the Park Grove area last week.

Yesterday, detectives from Burnie and Devonport CIBs executed a search at a residence in Devonport and recovered stolen property from the burglaries. The property recovered included a gel blaster firearm, a hunting knife, fishing tackle and a mobile phone.

The man was arrested and has been charged with the following offences:

10 x Burglary;

5 x Aggravated Burglary;

1 x Attempted Aggravated Burglary;

6 x Stealing;

1 x Stealing Firearm or Firearm Part;

The man appeared at the Burnie Magistrates Court yesterday and was remanded in custody to reappear at a later date.

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