Public assistance helps locate stolen digger

February 28, 2023 6:58 am in by

A Ballarat man has booked a date with the magistrate after being found with an allegedly stolen excavator.

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Police called on the public for information on the digger that was reported as taken from a Mitchell Park construction site around the 22nd or 23rd of February.

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Public response led to a warrant being executed at a Bunkers Hill home.

A 40-year-old Bunkers Hill man was arrested and will face Ballarat Magistrate’s Court at a later date.