On Monday 5 August 2019 around 4:15pm, two children were at the Booyeembara Park, White Gum Valley, riding their bikes along the bike trails.
Three older boys were in the area and approached the younger children. One of the older boys walked up to the victim, pushed him in the chest causing him to fall to the ground. The male then grabbed the victim’s bike and walked away with it saying “Thanks for the bike.”
- The first male is described as: Around 15 years old, light skinned, around 165cm tall, medium build with long brown hair.
- The second male is described as: Around 15 years of age, dark skinned and was carrying a back pack.
- The third male is described as: Around 15 years of age, wearing a dark coloured hooded top.
Police have released an image of the mountain bike that was stolen (Please note: This is not the suspect in the image). It is described as a ‘Giant’ black and orange mountain bike valued at around $800.
If you have any information about the identity of these males or details of this offence please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au. You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid. Please quote Reference Number 9395.