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Car theft, Bowen

A green 2005 Mitsubishi Pajero with Victorian registration number 1QS 6ME was stolen from a camp site on Banyan Drive, Bowen between 12am and 5am on September 16.

The thief entered the camp site and stole car keys from a table top while the vehicle owners were asleep in a nearby tent.

They were then used to steal the nearby parked car.


Anyone who has information about the current location of the stolen car or the offence itself is encouraged to contact police as soon as possible.

Regardless of the location, police encourage vehicle owners to seek secure and out of sight locations to store your car keys.

Thieves continue to invest a lot of hours in seeking our keys in an effort to steal vehicles.

If you witness any suspicious activity, regardless of the time of day, please report the matter to police immediately.