Police charge two over rental car break-in and vehicle thefts – Narellan

Police have charged two men, including one wanted on seven outstanding arrest warrants, following an investigation into an alleged break and enter at a car rental business in Sydney’s south west last month.

Officers attached to Liverpool and Camden Police Area Commands commenced an investigation after reports of a break and enter at a rental vehicle business on Old Northern Road, Narellan, between Friday 25 and Monday 28 December 2020.

Police were told that unknown persons allegedly broke into the business and stole several sets of keys, eight rental cars, a mobile phone, laptop, and other items.

Three of the stolen vehicles have since been located in Liverpool, with a further five vehicles outstanding.

Following extensive inquiries, a 33-year-old man was arrested at a home on Childers Street, Bonnyrigg, about 11.50am on Tuesday (5 January 2021).

The man was taken to Liverpool Police Station and charged with the following offences:

  • take and drive conveyance without consent of owner (x3)
  • steal motor vehicle (x3)
  • drive while licence cancelled
  • dishonestly obtain property by deception (x5)
  • enter building/land with intent commit indictable offence
  • possess prohibited drug, and
  • goods in personal custody suspected being stolen (not motor vehicle).

The seven outstanding arrest warrants were also executed for other fraud, driving, property, stealing and intimidation offences.

He was refused bail and appeared in Parramatta Local Court yesterday (Wednesday 6 January 2021), where he was formally refused bail to reappear at Liverpool Local Court on Thursday 14 January 2021.

Following further inquiries, police arrested a 35-year-old man at a unit on Coode Place, Bonnyrigg, about 10.30am yesterday (Wednesday 6 January 2021).

He was taken to Fairfield Police Station and charged with steal motor vehicle (x3) and be carried in conveyance taken without consent of owner (x2).

The Bonnyrigg man was granted conditional bail to appear at Liverpool Local Court on Wednesday 20 January 2021.

Inquiries continue.

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