Sports club members are being reminded to secure their
premises after break-ins at city bowling clubs.
On Thursday night, the Roslyn Bowling Club was burgled and
cash taken. A window was smashed to gain entry to the Gamma
The Mornington Bowler Club, in Bowler Ave, was targeted early
on Sunday morning. The offender was last seen running to
nearby English Ave, after taking cash and booze from the
Senior Sergeant Mel Aitken said cash was the motivation
behind both burglaries, which might be linked.
Police were stepping up patrols of sports clubs and
contacting members to remind them to check security and not
keep any cash or other valuables on site.