At 2am on September 19 police were called after an alleged break and enter at a service station on Clinton Street.

A number of items were stolen from the premises including cigarettes. Officers from the Goulburn Police Station commenced an investigation.

At about 8.30am police arrested a 17-year-old male and recovered proceeds of the alleged crime. The male was conveyed to the police station and later charged with break and enter and steal.

Officer in charge of Goulburn Police Station Inspector Matthew Hinton put the quick arrest down to “good swift police work”.

Police are aware a number of stolen cigarette packets are still circulating in the community. They urged people to contact Goulburn Police Station on 4824 0799 or Crime Stoppers at or 1800 333 000 if they had any information.

Extracted in full from: Goulburn police arrest male after service station break and enter | Goulburn Post | Goulburn, NSW