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Trolley & Bin Used In Booze Theft

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Officers from Strike Force Trident have charged five men in relation to alleged unlawful entries at a Darwin business.

The two separate unlawful entries occurred between 10:00pm on Monday and 3:00am today.

The offenders gained access then loaded 200 bottles of alcohol into a wheelie bin and shopping trolley.

Darwin general duties officers were alerted to the incidents by police CCTV operators which resulted in the quick apprehension of the offenders.

All five men, aged 28, 28, 34, 36, and 37, were charged with:

Unlawful Entry – Building
Stealing

They were due to appear in Darwin Local Court yesterday.

Image: Dan Peled/AAP