Alleged plant pilferer arrested in NSW

A MAN has been arrested after allegedly pilfering a stash of plants from two businesses on the NSW Central Coast.

The 42-year-old is accused of snatching two plants from outside a business on Mann Street in Gosford around 5.30am on Sunday, October 22.

It’s further alleged the man then pinched an extra four plants from outside a charity store on the same street.


Following investigations, police arrested the man at a property on Beane Street around 1.30pm this afternoon.

Police said officers also seized the six stolen plants from the man’s property.

He was taken to Gosford Police Station and charged with two counts of larceny.

He was released on bail to appear before Gosford Local Court on Tuesday, November 7.