Laundromat thief should come clean


Police have called for public assistance to identify an alleged thief who stole coins from a Pakenham laundromat last month.

A man entered the laundromat at 18 Lakeside Boulevard, Pakenham, overnight on Tuesday 22 November, draping a towel over the doors of about 10 dryers.

He proceeded to open the coin trays and stole the coins from the dryer.

Police told the Gazette the man left the premises “with a quantity of coins”.

Anyone who has information on the man’s identity has been urged to contact Crime

Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or file a confidential report at

Originally published at Pakenham Gazette.


About Alana Mitchelson

Alana Mitchelson is a journalist based in Melbourne, Australia. Follow her on Twitter at @AlanaMitchelson.

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