Northam women arrested over purse and handbag thefts

Northam women arrested over purse and handbag thefts

TWO Northam women arrested in Mundaring yesterday will appear in Midland Magistrates Court charged with purse and handbag thefts.

Police will allege the women were in possession of a shopping trolley of property stolen from various stores earlier in the day.

A 33-year-old Northam woman charged with fraud, stealing and drug-related offences was due in court today.

The second woman (38) was bailed to appear on November 8 on charges of fraud and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The arrests resulted from an investigation by Mundaring, Northam and Midland Police.