Man arrested in Western Sydney after stealing Bowral tow truck

Tow truck found in St Marys after being stolen from the Bowral area.
Tow truck found in St Marys after being stolen from the Bowral area.

A tow truck stolen from the Bowral area on January 4 has been recovered in the St Marys Area. 

On Thursday, January 4 the 2013 Dual Cab tow truck, painted with ‘Bowral 24 hour towing’ was stolen from the Bowral area.

Police from Nepean Police Area Command were alerted to a gold-coloured tow truck being driven erratically and hitting parked vehicles around St Marys just before 3pm on Saturday, January 6. 

Following a search, officers located the stolen tow truck in Magnolia Street and a short time later the driver of the truck was located behind a nearby house and was arrested.

He was taken to Mt Druitt Police Station where he assisted police with inquiries.

Police have asked anyone with information that could assist to contact Bowral Police Station on 4862 9299 or call.