Officers from Strike Force Trident have charged two men over separate incidents in Darwin.
Sometime after 9pm on 17 January 2021, a vehicle was broken into in Tiwi and credit cards were stolen.
A 35-year-old came into possession of the credit cards and allegedly made a number of purchases.
He was charged with three counts of obtain benefit by deception. He was issued with a Notice to Appear in Darwin Local Court on 24 February 2021.
In an unrelated incident in September 2020, a unit complex in the Darwin CBD was unlawfully entered and a significant amount of property was stolen including two vehicles which have since been recovered.
Following extensive investigations, police arrested a 34-year-old man.
He was charged with:
- 1 X trespass
- 3 X stealing
- 2 X unlawfully use a motor vehicle
He was issued with a Notice to Appear in Darwin Local Court on 2 March 2021.