A 41-year-old man will face the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with multiple offences relating to a burglary in Isabella Plains.
Around 10:30 am on Wednesday morning (25 September), police attended a home in Isabella Plains following a triple-zero call reporting that an unknown man was inside the residence.
Upon police arrival, the man allegedly fled into the bush on foot but was apprehended a short time later. Police allege a search of the man revealed a stolen mobile phone and items consistent with committing a burglary.
The man was transported to the ACT Watch House and will face the ACT Magistrates Court today charged with burglary, going equipped for theft and theft. Police will oppose bail.
Anyone with information that could assist police is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Information can be provided anonymously.