Theft of rescue jetski in Torquay

Release date: Thu 20 March 2008
Last updated: Thu 20 March 2008
Police are searching for a stolen rescue jetski.
The theft occurred between 10pm on Thursday 13 March 2008 and 5.30am on Friday 14 March 2008.
The thieves forced open the Torquay Marine Rescue shed, located at Fishermanís beach in Torquay and stole a black, silver and orange jetski from inside it.
The registration of the stolen jetski is LD698 and the registration of the trailer is S 25979.
Police believe the jetski may have been towed by a dark coloured older model Ford, possibly an EL model and may have been a stationwagon.
It is further believed that it was being towed along the Princes Highway between Werribee and Laverton at around 3am the morning it was stolen.
A photograph of the jetski has been released (it is the vessel depicted below in between the boat and other jetski).
Anyone who has information about the theft is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or