- ACT Policing are calling for witnesses that may have seen an attempted kidnaping in Conder today (March 30).
About 8am, a 13-year-old girl was waiting at a bus stop on Box Hill Avenue, Conder when she was approached by a man in a white van.
The man grabbed the girl by the sleeve and tried to force her towards his vehicle, however she managed to escape and flee the scene.
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The male is described as being Asian in appearance, about 40 to 50-years-of-age, approximately 5’3″ (160cm) tall, of skinny build with shoulder length brown hair.
- Detectives from ACT Policing’s Territory Investigation Group have arrested a 53-year-old man on child pornography charges after the execution of a search warrant on his home today (March 30).
Police executed the search warrant on the Macgregor address examining the alleged offender’s computer, locating a number of images and videos believed to contain child pornography.
The alleged offender was arrested and will be charged and bailed from the regional watch house to appear on April 3, in the ACT Magistrates Court. He will face charges of possession of child pornography and two counts of using a carriage service for child pornography.
- ACT Policing is investigating an aggravated robbery in Theodore Monday March 30, 2009, which left a 19-year-old man with injuries to his head and back.
After stopping his vehicle at an address in Burhop Close to deliver a pizza about 9.00pm, the man was approached by two females and two, possibly three males.
He was dragged from the vehicle and assaulted before the group made off with a small amount of cash. All of the offenders were believed to be wearing hoods or balaclavas over their heads during the incident.
The injured man was transported to The Canberra Hospital by ACT Ambulance.
If you can help police contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online.