Over $100K worth of stolen property found during raid on Gold Coast home

Police have discovered more than $100,000 worth of suspected stolen property during a raid on a home on the northern Gold Coast.

Officers came across the huge haul while executing a search warrant on a Rotary Park house in Alberton on Wednesday.

Some of the items found by detectives while searching the property include a crane truck with $30,000 of metal on the tray, a trail bike, bob cat, trailer, mower equipment, compressors, tools, machinery, quad bike, bicycles and a large assortment of other household items and property.


It’s understood most of the suspected stolen goods were found stashed inside a shed and shipping container on the property.

A 38-year-old man was arrested and has been charged with three counts of receiving tainted property, two counts of disqualified driving and one count each of burglary, enter premises, possess dangerous drug, possess utensil and stealing.

He faced Southport Court on July 1 and was remanded in custody to reappear on August 6.

A 41-year-old man was also charged with two counts of receiving tainted property and one count each of burglary, enter premises, possession of a dangerous drug and possess utensil.

He also appeared in the Southport Magistrates Court on July 1 and will reappear again on July 23.

Police say investigations are ongoing.


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