POLICE ROUNDS: Would-be car thief caught by police at 3am in Olver Street

A 36-year-old man will face Orange Local Court in January after he was arrested by police on Tuesday.

Orange police say they stopped the man at 3am on Olver Street and was carrying a screwdriver without a legitimate excuse.

The man was charged with possessing implements to enter or drive a car and will appear in court on January 8, 2018.

In other police matters;

  • A 33-year-old woman will appear before Orange Local Court after she was charged with assault. Orange police say the woman assaulted a 24-year-old man in a domestic violence related incident on Tuesday.
  • A vehicle was broken into on Icely Road and an electronic device was stolen between 7pm on Monday and 8am on Tuesday.
  • Two windows of a Peisley Street retailer were smashed between 3.40pm on Tuesday and 7.45am on Wednesday.
  • A tablet computer and a suitcase were stolen from a Seaton Street property in Spring Hill. Thieves broke-in between 9.30am and 1.30pm on Tuesday.
  • Police arrested a 33-year-old woman on Tuesday over outstanding warrants for fraud and failing to appear in court.

People with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.