Meanwhile, in Neutral Bay, a 41-year-old Neutral Bay man has been charged with shoplifting.
It is alleged that at 3:20pm on Thursday 18 January, the resident entered the Neutral Bay Post Office and selected three items before hiding them inside a backpack he was carrying.
“The male then selected one more item and left the store without making an attempt to pay for the items,” a police spokesperson told Mosman Collective.
A man has been charged with stealing several items from Neutral Bay Post Office, worth $158.85.
The total value of the items allegedly taken was $158.85.
The following day, police attended the store and commenced an investigation.
“While at the store reviewing CCTV footage, police were made aware by staff that the male had returned to the store. Police approached the male and placed him under arrest,” the spokesperson said.
The male was conveyed to Chatswood Police Station where he was charged with Shoplifting. He attended Manly Local Court on the 25th of January where he entered a guilty plea.
The Neutral Bay man is due to be sentenced at Manly Local Court on the 7th of March 2024.