New Auckland and Yarwun men charged with arson and burglary

Gladstone Magistrates Court

Police have charged three men following investigations into a house fire in Diglum on August the 12th.

A 22-year-old man from New Auckland was charged with one count each of arson, burglary and commit indictable offence, enter premises and commit indictable offence, armed robbery, dangerous conduct with weapon and two counts of deprivation of liberty.

A 26-year-old man from Yarwun was charged with one count each of arson, burglary and commit indictable offence, enter premises and commit indictable offence, armed robbery, dangerous conduct with weapon and two counts of deprivation of liberty.

A 39-year-old man from Yarwun was charged with one count each of arson, burglary and commit indictable offence, enter premises and commit indictable offence, armed robbery, dangerous conduct with weapon and two counts of deprivation of liberty.

All three men will appear in the Gladstone Magistrates Court today, August 15th.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.