Couple charged over string of makeup burglaries across Gold Coast

Have you had any of your makeup stolen recently? If so, there’s a good chance you could probably spot it in these images.

A man and woman have been arrested in relation to approximately 60 burglaries across the Gold Coast.

Police say the pair allegedly forced their way into a number of cars, homes and businesses, specifically targeting cosmetic studios and beauty salons and stealing items such as professional makeup products and equipment.


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The alleged thefts are believed to have occurred from late 2017 to just yesterday.

PHOTO: Qld Police

PHOTO: Qld Police

Detectives came across the large haul of stolen makeup goods at a home in Varsity Lakes on Monday morning.

A 31-year-old woman and 29-year-old man have each been charged with 15 counts of break and enter, six counts of receiving tainted property, five counts of stealing, one count of unlawful use of a motor vehicle and one count of possessing stolen property.

The pair are due to appear at the Southport Magistrates Court on Tuesday July 19.

PHOTO: Qld Police

PHOTO: Qld Police

Investigations are continuing and police say further charges are expected.

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