Man arrested in Golden Bay over alleged motorbike thefts

Friday, 17 May 2024 12:50

By Monique Welhan

The stolen dirt bikes are yet to be recovered. PIC: WA Police

An 18-year-old man has been arrested in Golden Bay over the alleged thefts of two motorbikes.

The off-road motorcycles were allegedly stolen from properties in Byford and Seville Grove.

On Thursday, May 16, detectives raided a home on Boat Way in Golden Bay and arrested the 18-year-old.

He has been charged with two counts of aggravated home burglary and commit, two counts of stealing a motor vehicle and one count of attempted aggravated home burglary.

He is due to appear before the Armadale Magistrates Court today.

"The investigation remains ongoing and a 16-year-old male currently remains outstanding," a WA Police spokesperson said.

"As inquiries continue, detectives have released the following image of two motorcycles, which also remain outstanding."

Members of the public are urged not to approach suspects on the motorcycles and instead contact police immediately on 131 444.  

Anyone with any information is urged to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online via  

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