Edwin Edwards, a 50-year-old painter from Campden Park, was arrested and charged with the offences of Assault Bodily Harm, and two counts of Theft.

Investigations revealed that on two separate occasions on 21.03.22, the Accused allegedly stole several items from Coreas Hazels Inc in Arnos Vale valued at $1358.28.

The Accused was further charged with assaulting a 21 years old Security Guard of Richland Park by pulling and squeezing her left hand with his hands causing Actual Bodily Harm.

The Accused is expected to appear before the Magistrate Court to answer the charges.