Wagga Wagga Local Area Command
Police Investigate Attempted Ram Raid – Wagga Wagga
Police in the Riverina are conducting inquiries after an attempted ram raid on a Wagga Wagga auto parts store overnight.
Just before midnight, an unknown person/s attempted to ram a Toyota Hilux through the front roller door of the Pearson Street business; however, they failed to gain entry to the premises.
The vehicle was seen leaving the area at speed a short time later.
Police from Wagga Wagga Local Area Command and the Crime Scene Section attended the scene and conducted inquiries.
The Hilux was found abandoned at a service station on the Sturt Highway at Ashmont shortly after and was also forensically examined.
Local detectives are now seeking public assistance as their investigations continue.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or any suspicious activity in the Pearson Street area late last night is urged to contact Wagga Wagga Police Station via Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.