War memorial defaced, man charged

March 19, 2024 6:24 pm in by
Image: Rose Makin

A man has been charged after allegedly defacing a war memorial obelisk in Austinmer.

Police arrested a 24-year-old near the Austinmer Surf Life Saving Club on Lawrence Hargrave Drive after responding to reports a person was writing offensive graffiti on the obelisk around 7.30 last night (Monday March 18).

He was granted conditional bail to appear in Wollongong Local Court on April 9.

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