ACT Policing has charged a 49-year-old Lyons woman with theft after a search warrant was executed on her residence yesterday.
After Criminal Investigations detectives executed the warrant on her home, they found an estimated $800,000 worth of suspected stolen property stacked throughout the house. Amongst the property located were numerous DVDs and books which have been confirmed as belonging to Libraries ACT.
A full assessment of the property found within the house will be made by police over the next few days.
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The woman, who was arrested around 6pm last night and held in the ACT Watch House overnight, will face the ACT Magistrates Court this morning (Tuesday, July 5).