Officers of the Traffic Branch Unit, under the supervision of Ag Insp Phillips, have found a camouflage jacket at a makeshift camp in Talparo, yesterday, Saturday the 17th April 2021.
A TTPS report states that between the hours of 4 pm and 8 pm, Cpl Phillip and officers from the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) Strike Team, based on information received, went to Phipps Trace, Talparo. They followed a track into a bushy area where they observed two men at a makeshift camp.
The men ran when they saw the officers and a chase ensued.
However, they escaped.
An extensive search of the camp was conducted and the jacket was found by officers of the Traffic Branch Unit who were also present during the exercise.
Investigations are continuing.