Bendigo police warn about stolen tools

POLICE are appealing to the public to keep an eye out for stolen power tools. 

The call comes after police arrested a 22-year-old Melbourne man in the early hours of this morning after an alleged burglary at Hume and Iser Home Hardware.

Sergeant Tony Kekich said about $3500 worth of power tools had been stolen from the Bendigo business. 

"Police allege he's taken the tools and as soon as he's done that he's taken off in a car and then collided with a car at an intersection and kept going," Sergeant Kekich said. 

Help from witnesses led to police finding and arresting the man at a motel.

Police are yet to locate the stolen property.

Anyone with information should contact Bendigo police on 5448 1300.

Police are searching for missing power tools.

Police are searching for missing power tools.


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