Suspects in theft of V8 car still sought
POLICE are still seeking to solve the theft of a Holden Club Sports V8 by men armed with a wooden stake on Reserve Street, Claremont about midnight on Friday, July 8.
Detective Senior Constable John Mackey said a man was sitting in the car when he was approached by two others who threatened him and hit him on the arm with the stake, before forcing him to hand over the car keys.
The thieves are believed to have walked around Claremont earlier that evening.
One was described as tanned, 25-30, 170-180cm, medium build, and wore a black hooded jumper with a black handkerchief over his nose and mouth. His accomplice was 185-190cm, aged 35-40, thin, and wore a grey hooded jumper with a black handkerchief over his mouth and nose.
The vehicle was found abandoned in Doubleview several days later.
Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 with information.