Thieves target fishing shop

December 4, 2023 6:48 am in by
Thieves targeted the shop Sunday morning [via Facebook]

A Wyndham fishing supply shop has been targeted during a weekend ram raid.

Thieves used a car to smash into the front doors of Hooked on Bait and Tackle in Hoppers Crossing just after 5.30am Sunday.

Police say the offenders stole several fishing rods and equipment before driving off.

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The vehicle was then dumped and torched on Industrial Avenue a short time later.

The shop took to social media on Sunday to say they would be closed for the morning, but reopened on Sunday afternoon after cleaning up.

Anyone with information on the ram raid is being urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


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