Hoon driving charges

A 31-YEAR-old Pakenham man is expected to be charged on summons with hoon driving offences following an incident at Briagolong Recreation Reserve early on Sunday morning.

Police allege the man was driving a vehicle doing “circle work” at the reserve.

Briagolong police are investigating the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information about hoon driving is asked to phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the incident online at www.vic.crimestoppers.com.au

HEYFIELD police are astounded at the brazen theft of a trolley from charity workers at the Anglican Church this week.

The three foot by one foot green trolley was taken from outside the church in Harbeck St about 11.45am on Wednesday morning. Charity volunteers had been using the trolley to move donated goods from the church to an opportunity shop.

Anyone with information regarding the theft is asked to phone Heyfield police on 5148 2202.

COONGULLA residents are asked to be vigilant after vandals have been stealing plants from gardens in the area.

Police received reports this week of yuccas being hacked up from residents’ gardens, and suspect it may have been done by people looking to sell the cuttings.

Anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious behaviour is asked to phone Heyfield police on 5148 2202.