Thieves target Wide Bay construction site


A construction site west of Bundaberg has been targeted by thieves, with over a dozen items reported stolen.

Bundaberg Police say it happened at a site on the Bruce Highway new Three Moon Creek over the ANZAC long weekend (April 23-26).

"Police will allege that unknown person/s have used an implement to break into the office and storage containers," a spokesperson says.

Cameras, tools, radios and chargers were just some of the property allegedly taken, with the full list including:

BOSCH hammer drill and bits
yellow power boards
20L Jerry can with fuel
GME UHF radios
Icom UHF radios
Uniden UHF radios with charger
Milwaukee temperature gun and charger
Saber 3.5K generator
Stihl leaf blower
Stihl weed trimmer
Top Con laser and dumpy level
Canon SLR camera
Nikon cameras

A police spokesperson says they are calling on anyone who may have driven through the area between April 23 and April 26 and observed anything suspicious or may have dashcam footage to please contact them.

"Police would also like the community to keep an eye out on social media for person/s selling multiple pieces of equipment matching the list above."

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

Quote this reference number: QP2100772217.