On the 17th of June 2017 a 44yr old Walgett male was arrested and charged by Police with a domestic violence related assault offence following an incident earlier that day. He was bail refused by Police and will face Dubbo Local Court on the 19th of June.
Walgett Police have charged a 15yr old Walgett youth with Steal from Motor Vehicle following an incident in Wee Waa Street on the 26th of May when a wallet containing a quantity of cash was stolen. The entire offence was captured on CCTV and police are continuing their investigation in regards to a second young person involved in the offence. The youth will face Walgett Children’s Court on the 12th of July.
A 23yr old Walgett male will face Walgett Local Court on the 30th of June after being stopped by officers from the Walgett Bike Unit in Fox Street at 6.20pm on the 15th of June and found in possession of a small quantity of cannabis. The male offender was issued with a court attendance notice for Possess Prohibited Drug and for a number of minor bicycle related offences.
Walgett Police have charged a 14yr old Walgett youth with a string of offences resulting from a number of incidents that have occurred over the past few months. A break and enter occurred in a Dundas Street residence in late April where property was stolen. An investigation commenced and the scene was processed by Crime Scene officers where fingerprints belonging to the 14yr old were located. The youth was arrested at 3pm on the 15th of June and charged with this offence as well as a graffiti offence, being found in possession of goods suspected of being stolen and for being in custody of a knife in a public place. The youth was also charged with steal from motor vehicle and fraud related offences from a third incident. The young person was refused bail by police and appeared before Walgett Children’s Court and released on conditional bail to reappear before the same court on the 18th of August.
A 27yr old Walgett male has been issued with a Court Attendance Notice for Intimidation and Common Assault following an incident in Myall Street on the 15th of June. The matter is listed before Walgett Local Court on the 28th of July.