Thieves set car on fire in Karrinyup

The remains of the car at Lake Gwelup Reserve in Karrinyup. Photo: Martin Kennealey d493706
The remains of the car at Lake Gwelup Reserve in Karrinyup. Photo: Martin Kennealey d493706

A STOLEN car was set on fire in Karrinyup in the early hours of Monday morning.

The fire was reported at 1.18am at Lake Gwelup Reserve, near the carpark on Huntriss Road.

The car, a 2010 silver Mitsubishi Outlander, was stolen from a warehouse in Wangara.

The two suspects arrived in a large white van and used an angle grinder to cut through locks to the property gates and a deadbolt on the front door.

The burnt out vehicle at Lake Gwelup Reserve in Karrinyup. Photo: Martin Kennealey

They found a key to the vehicle inside the business then stole the car.

It was last seen in Wangara on Saturday at 7am.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online.

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