Erskine man fined for stealing from charity donation bin

Photo: File Image.
Photo: File Image.

The Mandurah Detectives' pro-active team have charged an Erskine man after donated goods were stolen from a Mandurah charity.

Police will allege about 3am on Thursday, January 9, the man parked his vehicle a short distance from the donation bins on Pinjarra Road.

It will be further alleged he walked to the bin, removed a large amount of clothing, placed the items in his car and drove off.

A 48-year-old Erskine man will receive a $500 criminal infringement for stealing.