April 15, 2019
Thieves have targeted a house and caravan in Maidenwell, smashing a window and stealing a television.
Nanango Police said the break-ins occurred between 4:30pm on April 6 and 5:00pm on April 7 at a property on Kingaroy-Cooyar Road.
The thieves forced their way into the caravan and stole a TV that was inside.
They then smashed a window to break into the house, but it is not known at this stage if anything was stolen.
Forensic officers from Kingaroy located items for further testing.
Police are seeking help from anyone who may have seen people acting suspiciously in Faulkner Road, near Nanango, between 10:15pm on April 10 and 6:30am on April 11.
During this period, a thief entered an unlocked car located in the driveway of a house and removed property from inside.
A 2010 Toyota Hilux utility (982-RMZ) was stolen from an open shed on a property on Oaky Creek Back Road, Brooklands, between 7:00pm on April 10 and 10:00am on April 11. Diesel fuel was also stolen.
Police are seeking witnesses that may have seen this stolen vehicle in or around Oaky Creek Back Road around the times the offence took place.
A 42-year-old Nanango woman will appear in Nanango Magistrates Court on April 29 on two drugs charges after Kingaroy detectives searched an address in Fitzroy Street, Nanango on April 11.
A 32-year-old South Nanango man will appear in Kingaroy Magistrates Court on May 7 on two drugs charges after Kingaroy detectives searched a residence in Majors Road, South Nanango, on April 11.
A 58-year-old South Nanango man will appear in Nanango Magistrates Court on April 29 charged with unlawful possession of a firearm after police from the Burnett Tactical Action Team searched a property on the D’Aguilar Highway at South Nanango on April 11.
During the search, police allegedly located a firearm that was not registered.
At 12:30am on April 12, police from the Kingaroy Road Policing Unit intercepted a vehicle on Kingaroy-Cooyar Road at Maidenwell.
The driver allegedly returned a positive roadside breath test and was transported to Nanango Police Station for further testing.
However, the 34-year-old Nanango man then allegedly refused to provide a specimen of breath when required.
He was arrested, charged and transported to the Kingaroy Watchhouse, where he has been bailed to appear in Nanango Magistrates Court on May 17 to face a charge of failing to provide a specimen of breath or blood.
A 70-year-old Burpengary man will appear in Nanango Magistrates Court on April 29 charged with a mid-range drink driving offence after he was pulled over by police at 11:35pm on Friday driving a Holden ute on the Maidenwell-Bunya Mountains Road at Maidenwell.
A 25-year-old South Nanango man will appear in Nanango Magistrates Court on April 29 charged with disqualified driving after police stopped his white Mitsubishi ute in Cairns Street, Nanango, on April 13.
The number plates on the vehicle were also confiscated for seven days.
At some time between midnight and 1:00am on Sunday morning, someone kicked and damaged the side door of a marked police vehicle was parked at Nanango Showgrounds.
Police were there to assist in the event and had the vehicle locked and secure.
Police are reviewing dashcam footage.
Anyone with information about any of the above matters should contact with Nanango Police on (07) 4171-6333, by email or Crime Stoppers on 1800-333-000.