Shoalhaven News

Caravan stolen from bushfire affected area

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A man has been charged with stealing a $40,000 caravan from a bushfire hit area on the South Coast.

Last Saturday a home owner returned to a property near Batemans Bay to find the caravan missing.

Police have managed to track it down in Mogo along with three chainsaws and a generator stored inside it.

A small amount of cannabis was also found.

A 52 year old man will face court charged with multiple offences.

South Coast Police District Crime Manager, Detective Inspector Scott Nelson is urging the community to continue reporting thefts to police or Crime Stoppers.