Two men have been charged with 65 property and fraud offences, following a lengthy investigations in the Tweed region.
‘Operation Marauder’ has been targeting recidivist property crime and fraud offenders, which has resulted in the arrest of two men yesterday.
A 27-year-old man was then arrested at a property in Banora Point yesterday afternoon, before being charged with 61 property offences.
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They include including enter enclosed land not prescribed premises without lawful excuse, and entering vehicle or boat without consent of owner and larceny.
Police allege the man broke into several homes and vehicles between December 2020 and January 2021 in Banora Point, Fingal Head, Chinderah and Kingscliff.
He was refused bail and will front Tweed court today.
Earlier, a 26-year-old Kingscliff man was arrested, and has since been charged with driving whilst disqualified as well as four property and fraud offences.
He was granted bail to appear at Tweed court next month.
Operation Marauder will continue throughout the Tweed/Byron Police District in 2021.
You can report also information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers by calling 1800 333 000 or via nsw.crimestoppers.com.au 24 hours per day. Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation.