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Source: State of Victoria Police

Tuesday, 29 December 2020 17:46

Police are investigating following the theft of two motorbikes and a box trailer in Epping on Saturday.

Investigators have been told the victim parked his white Mitsubishi van out the front of a store on Cooper Street, near the intersection of Gateway Boulevard about 2.45pm.

The box trailer was attached to the vehicle which contained two motorbikes, a yellow Suzuki dirt bike and an orange and blue KTM motorbike.

When the victim returned to his vehicle a short time later the trailer had been removed from the vehicle.

Police have been told a white Ford Falcon AU utility or similar with a silver tray was seen with its hazard lights on parked next to the victim’s vehicle and trailer.

A male, described as Caucasian in appearance and aged in his 20s, with a solid build and wearing an orange hi-vis vest, beige shorts, tanned boots was seen removing the trailer from the victim’s vehicle before hooking it onto the ford and driving away.

Police are urging anyone who was in the area at the time who may have dash cam footage of the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

Leading Senior Constable Natalie Dean

Media Unit

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