Shoalhaven News

Man charged over numerous offences in the Southern Highlands


A man will appear in court today over multiple property related offences in the Southern Highlands.

On Thursday officers from the Hume Police District received numerous reports of several break-ins and steal from motor vehicles in the Berrima area.

Following inquiries, officers attended Bowral Hospital early Friday morning and arrested a 22-year-old man.

The McKellar (ACT) man was taken to Southern Highlands Police Station where he has been charged with 14 offences including; drive conveyance taken without consent of owner, drive motor vehicle during disqualification period, larceny (x8), break & enter house destroy property, break and enter dwelling -house with intent, break enter and steal and aggravated break and enter to commit serious indictable offence-people there.

He has been refused bail ahead of today's court appearance.

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