The Cairns Post
Alleged car theft
POLICE charged an 18-yearold man with one count of unlawful use of a motor vehicle in Cairns on Sunday. The vehicle allegedly was stolen from a share house in Loeven St in Parramatta Park some time after 10.30pm on Saturday, along with car keys, wallet and mobile phone. A member of the Cairns Dog Squad was conducting patrols on Kingsford St in Mooroobool at about 10.30pm on Sunday when he observed the vehicle and pulled in behind it to intercept. The man took flight and was chased and apprehended by the Dog Squad handler. The man is scheduled to appear in the Cairns Magistrates Court on November 10.