Two men caught after opal heist

June 14, 2024 1:12 pm in by
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An opal heist landed two men in court yesterday, 13 June, charged with stealing thousands of dollars worth of opals, jewellery and cash.

It’s alleged a Coober Pedy business was broken into, and the thieves gained access to the safe.

The 33-year-old and 22-year-old were arrested when police identified them after an investigation.

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They were charged with aggravated serious criminal trespass, property damage and theft.