Police uncover treasure trove of stolen jewellery

POLICE have uncovered a treasure trove of expensive jewellery believed to have been stolen during a string of break-ins across Brisbane’s north.

Detectives were investigating a burglary in Stafford when they found a stockpile of stolen rings, necklaces, bracelets, and other items including pearls and a gold pocket watch.

Police said officers recovered more than 100 pieces of jewellery during the operation.


The haul is believed to have been stolen from homes across North Brisbane and Moreton Bay over the past six months.

Images of the jewellery have been posted to the myPolice website as investigators try and track down the owners.

A 38-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman have been charged as part of ongoing investigations, police said.

Anyone who believes they may own the items should email NthBrisFoundJewellery@police.qld.gov.au and quote the associated reference number.

To view the images, click here.

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