Gold Coast Police

UPDATE: Tattooed, mullet-wearing vibrator thief arrested over string of robberies

Update – July 15: A man has been arrested over the theft of more than $500 in sex toys on the Gold Coast.

He’s been charged with multiple offences, including six counts of stealing, two counts of using counterfeit money, one count of burglary, one count of entering premises to commit an indictable offence and one of receiving tainted property.

The man made headlines after police released a photo of him, showing a receding mullet and distinctive facial tattoos.


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It’s understood he was wanted for taking products from an adult store in Oxenford last month.

He’s also accused of stealing a phone and some lollies from a Surfers Paradise convenience store, snatching a woman’s iPhone in Coombabah and forced his way into a Southport home before stealing a car.

He’s due to front Southport Court today.

Earlier – July 11: Gold Coast Police are hunting a man with distinctive facial tattoos and a spectacular receding mullet over the theft of almost $500 worth of sex toys from a store in Oxenford.

It’s one of a number of robbery offences under investigation that Police believe involve the same man.

The first incident happened at an adult store at Oxenford on June 18 when the man asked to look at a number of items.

He then grabbed several vibrators before running of the store.

The same man is believed to be behind a robbery at a Surfers Paradise convenience store a week later.

A mobile phone was stolen along with two sour gecko lollies on June 26.

He’s also suspected of robbing a woman of her phone at Coombabah the following day after organising to buy the phone from her.

Police believe he is also responsible for breaking into a Southport home and stealing two cars as well as using stolen bank cards after breaking into another car.

The man has numerous tattoos on his face and skull including ones that read “Never take my soul” and “Death before dishonour”.

Anyone who sees the man or recognises him is urged to contact Police.

Have you seen this man? Image: Supplied

If you have information for Police, please contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using their online form 24 hours per day.

You can also report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.

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“Police hunt tattooed, mullet-wearing vibrator thief”. Never change, Gold Coast, never change. Truly the antipodean Florida.