Servos targeted in petrol drive-offs

Bacchus Marsh police have called on public assistance to help identify three fuel thieves who were using stolen registration plates.

A man wearing a distinctive Marvel Comics t-shirt and driving a silver Toyota Camry bearing stolen plates WQC816 filled up without paying at Gell Street’s Coles Express about 6.30pm on Sunday, June 4.

Another man in a burgundy Holden Jackaroo with stolen plates XKU459 nicked petrol at the same service station about 1.30pm on Tuesday, June 6.

And a third man driving a white Ford utility with stolen plates PPL066 sped off from Grant Street’s BP service station without paying about 1.30pm on Wednesday, June 7.

Anyone with information is urged to phone Bacchus Marsh police on 5366 4500 or email bacchusmarsh-uni-oic@police.vic.gov.au.