Christmas thieves target CFA shed

December 26, 2023 9:37 am in by
The CFA's running track shed in Galvin Park [supplied]

Thieves have targeted a local shed, stealing firefighting equipment on Christmas Eve.

The Werribee CFA says its running track shed at Galvin Park was broken into on Sunday night, with around $15,000 worth of equipment including marshalling gear and hydrants taken.

The brigade says the equipment had been bought through fundraising by volunteers or passed down through generations of firefighters and their families.

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It says it has devastated the junior and senior running teams in the brigade on the eve of their competitive season.

Anyone with information on theft is being urged to call Werribee Police Station on 9742 9444, or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


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