Trailer and excavator stolen after ram raid


Victoria Police appeals for witnesses after the theft of an excavator and a trailer from a business this week

March 15, 2012

Victoria Police is appealing for witnesses after the theft of an excavator and a trailer from a Glen Iris business in Melbourne on Tuesday morning.

The 1.5 tonne excavator was taken after a utility rammed the rear gate of the Paran Place storage facility abut 6.15am.

The offenders then attached the trailer containing the excavator to a white Toyota Hilux dual-cab and towed it from the property.

It was last seen leaving Paran Place, heading towards High Street.

The Takeuchi excavator is grey/purple and the trailer is gun-metal grey coloured dual-axel, with registration number R12125.

Victoria Police is urging anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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