Burglar apprehended

THE man has been granted bail at Bairnsdale Magistrates’ Court, after being apprehended by the Wellington Family Violence Investigation Unit.

The 42-year-old was apprehended by police, with help from Parks Victoria, and charged with burglary and damage offences committed in remote areas in the High Country.

People with more information should phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

PEOPLE who have been victims of farm crime are encouraged to report incidents of rural theft or property damage to police.

Police say farm crime usually involves theft of livestock, diesel fuel, machinery, fencing and gates.

People should report incidents to Crime Stoppers on 1300 333 000 or a local police station.