STOLEN VEHICLE RECOVERED THREE YEARS LATER IN TABLE VIEW
Table View Police members were on routine crime prevention patrols in the Parklands area during the early hours of the morning on Friday, 08 March 2019. A blue in colour Lexus was found parked in Toscana Way, Parklands and the officer tested the registration number. The member was informed that this vehicle was reported stolen in Ceres during December 2016.
The officers also noticed that the licence disk seemed like a forgery. They knocked on the door of the house where the vehicle was parked and the man who opened the door confirmed that it was his vehicle.
The man was informed by the officers that the vehicle was indeed stolen, and when asked for the paper work of the vehicle, the man could not provide and. He was also informed that the licence disk was fraudulent.
The officers arrested the 44-year-old for being in possession of a stolen motor vehicle and fraud.