Police arrest woman over alcohol thefts

Sergeant Jason Macander said officers from Yanchep and Clarkson arrested the woman in Clarkson on April 30.

�Over the past month, Yanchep police have identified a link between six stealing incidents at BWS bottle shops in Yanchep and Two Rocks,� he said.

�Inquiries identified several persons of interest and a particular vehicle of interest that we were actively pursuing.�

Charges laid against the woman included nine counts of theft totalling $3000 worth of alcohol, eight counts of contravening a Liquor Control Act barring notice and one of providing a false name.

�She was also arrested for three outstanding arrest warrants and her bail was refused,� Sgt Macander said.

He said police were investigating other people involved in the thefts.