- ACT Policing has charged a 34-year-old man with drug and weapons offences following the execution of a search warrant in McKellar yesterday (17 December 2008).
About 9.30am yesterday, investigators from the Territory Investigations Group searched a Slessor Street residence. During the search officers located a number of plants suspected to be cannabis in a shed at the rear of the premises. Four vials containing what is believed to be steroids, an unsecured firearm and a quantity of semi-dried cannabis were located in the house.
The 34-year-old man from McKellar was charged with two counts of failing to store a firearm in an approved container and one count each of artificially cultivating cannabis plants, possession of a prohibited substance and possession of a steroid.
He was bailed and will appear in the ACT Magistrates Court on 9th January 2009.
- ACT Policing has issued a facefit of the male offender who indecently exposed himself to two 12-year-old boys in Monash on Monday, December 8.
Around 5.30pm the two brothers noticed a dark grey station wagon drive past several times as they rode their bikes along William Hudson Crescent.
A short while later, as the boys were on Scratchley Place, the vehicle pulled alongside them and the driver called for them to come towards the vehicle. The boys noticed the male was indecently exposing himself. The boys immediately rode away on their bicycles and reported the incident.
The male offender is described as in his 30s, of Caucasian appearance, 175cm (5’9”) tall, with a thin build, short blond hair and a clean shaven oval-shaped tanned face. He was described as wearing thick prescription glasses and a light grey T-shirt.
- ACT Policing has arrested and charged a 45-year-old Waramanga man with possessing child pornography following a search warrant conducted on his home early this morning (Thursday, December 18).
During the search, police examined a computer on which was found around 400 images of child pornography. The equipment was seized by police.
The man was arrested and conveyed to the Regional Watch House at City Station, where he was later granted conditional bail to appear in the ACT Magistrates Court on January 6.
If you can help police contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers website on www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.