Pair Arrested, To Appear in Court for String of Automotive Thefts

Police have allegedly found explosives and illegal drugs on a pair who were arrested in relation to an ongoing investigation.

The pair were apprehended in relation to a series of stolen vehicles and burglaries across the North West Metropolitan area.

The pair, a 29 year old man and a 34 year old woman, both from Ridgewood, were arrested on Friday morning in a shopping centre on Collier Road in Morley, and are due to face court today.

The man was charged with 10 counts of stealing, one count of reckless driving to escape pursuit and a litany of other charges, while the woman was charged with possession of illegal drugs.

The investigation covers incidents occurring in Merriwa, Butler, Clarkson, Ocean reef, Quinns Rocks, Balcatta and North Perth.

The investigation has been ongoing between May and July of 2017, and police say inquiries are still ongoing.

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