Whitsunday water police (pictured) are seeking information on a vessel allegedly stolen from Hamilton Island.
Whitsunday water police (pictured) are seeking information on a vessel allegedly stolen from Hamilton Island. Sharon Smallwood

Stolen vessel from Hamilton Island

A SWIFT yellow inflatable vessel was allegedly stolen from it's mooring at Hamilton Island Marina between 9.00 pm on October 18 and 7.00 am on October 19.

The vessel named HARUM SCARUM is 11.5 metres in length with a 4.5 metre beam, has a 40 HP Yamaha on the rear and a registration number of JA488Q.

If you have seen the stolen vessel or you have any information about the offence itself please call either the Whitsunday Water Police on 0749 677 222, Whitsunday police station on 0749 488 888 or contact Crime Stoppers anonymously any time of the day on 1800 333 000.

The police reference number is QP1701829729.


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