Sweet-toothed burglars charged

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Two male teenagers have been charged following an alleged burglary at a Drouin milk bar on Christmas Eve.

Baw Baw Crime Investigation Unit detectives charged the pair on Friday 6 January with burglary and theft for allegedly stealing an amount of confectionary from the store about 11.30pm on Saturday 24 December.

The men, aged 18 and 19, were bailed to appear at the Latrobe Valley Magistrates’ Court on Friday 21 April.

Police continue to search for a third man in relation to the incident.

The third man was described as being aged in his late teens or early 20s, with dark shoulder-length hair, and a medium build.

He wore a dark muscle T-shirt and light-coloured cap on the night the crime took place.

Anyone with information has been urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report to http://www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.

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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