Handbag theft under investigation

December 6, 2023 7:20 am in by

Investigations are underway after a handbag was stolen from a car in Mackay City.

Around 4pm Monday, the driver left the vehicle briefly to carry a sleeping child into a nearby house on Brisbane Street.

When they returned, the handbag containing identification, bank cards and an iPad had been stolen from the front seat.

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Police say two females have used the stolen bank cards to buy items at a nearby licensed venue.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police.