Woman allegedly stole items from retail store

Police allege a 36-year-old woman stole toiletry items from a Railway Lane retail premises.

The woman has received a criminal infringement notice for shoplifting.

The offence occurred about 2.40pm on October 2.

  • Intimidate police

A 44-year-old man has been charged with intimidate police and resist arrest.

Police allege the man made a threatening gesture towards them during an arrest about 10.30am on October 4 on Brisbane Street.

It’s further alleged he then resisted police.

He was charged and appeared before court last Wednesday.

  • Grass fire

Police are investigating a grass fire which occurred about 5.40pm on October 2.

Fire and Rescue quickly extinguished the blaze on River Street, Cowra when the reports came through.

Five young people were identified to police and inquiries continue.

No property was reported damaged due to the quick response time of emergency services.