Arrest over alleged burglary spree
POLICE have arrested a man over several burglaries after finding him hiding in the cupboard of a Scarborough home.
Police dog Whiskey helped Scarborough police officers arrest the 29-year-old Nollamara man on March 24.
He broke in through the roof of the house on Wilton Place while allegedly fleeing from police.
Officers apprehended the man while he was hiding on a shelf in an open cupboard inside the home.
He was charged with 23 offences, including aggravated home burglary, stealing a motor vehicle, aggravated assault and criminal damage.
Offences occurred in suburbs across Perth, including Hamersley, Yokine, Morley, Lathlain, Coolbinia, Joondalup and Ridgewood.
The man was remanded in custody and will face Perth Magistrates Court via video link on April 23.
Charge for freeway speeding
A DRIVER was caught speeding at 155km/h on the Mitchell Freeway in Osborne Park last month.
The 22-year-old Kingsley man was allegedly speeding for 400m in the 100km/h zone on March 22 about 10pm.
He had his vehicle impounded and was charged with reckless driving.
He is due to appear in Perth Magistrates Court on May 23.