Tag Archives: Robbery

A Group Of Ten Youths Robbed A Boy Of His Ipad. Can You Help With Any Information?

Rockingham Detectives are seeking information regarding an incident in Cooloongup on Saturday, 9 April 2016.

About 11am, a 15 year old boy was cycling along Cuthbertson Drive, when he was approached by a group of approximately 10 youths (16 to 17yrs) on bicycles near Elanora Drive. The group rode their bicycles in front of the victim, blocking his path.

One of the group threatened the victim, demanding he give them his bag. As one of the youths grabbed the bag, the victim’s black coloured iPad mini fell out of the bag. The group rode off, stealing the iPad.

Three of the group are described as:-
• A fair skinned male, approximately 160cms tall, with a slim build and scraggy brown hair. He was wearing a t-shirt and shorts as well as a baseball cap. He was riding a black and gold patterned BMX bicycle.
• A fair skinned male, approximately 175cms tall with a medium build, light orange hair going blonde. He was wearing a white t-shirt and shorts, riding a white coloured mountain bike.
• A girl left the group and offered to try and get the victims iPad back. She was fair skinned, very slim, short with long rainbow coloured hair with blonde re-growth.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or report the information online atwww.crimestopperswa.com.au.

Source: WA Police – South Metro District


Public Assistance Requested. Can You Assist Mirrabooka Detectives?

Mirrabooka detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in relation to a robbery that occurred in Balga on Friday 15 January 2016.

About 10.45pm a 15 year old boy was at a fast food outlet on Wanneroo Road.

Whilst the boy was seated and eating his meal, a man approached him and offered to sell him a quantity drugs. The boy refused to purchase the drugs but offered the man $2 as he was previously heard asking other patrons for loose change.

The man grabbed the boy’s mobile phone and threatened the boy with violence before leaving the store in possession of the boy’s phone.

Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe can assist them with their inquiries into this incident.

The man is described as:

• Light skinned
• Late teens to early 20’s in age
• Approximately 185cm tall
• Thin build
• Dirty blonde hair with three rat tails on the back.
• Chipped front teeth
• Plaster cast on his right forearm
• Wearing a white Everlast T-shirt, blue shorts and white and red ‘Nike’ Air Max shoes.

If you know the identity of this person or have any information about this offence make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au or call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, where all calls are strictly confidential, and rewards are offered. Please quote Reference Number 8072.

Source: WA Police