CHARGED: A woman has been charged after allegedly stealing from Bunnings.
CHARGED: A woman has been charged after allegedly stealing from Bunnings. Michael Nolan

Woman accused of stealing from Bunnings day after it opened

A 55-YEAR-OLD woman has been charged after allegedly stealing plants and nursery items from the brand new Bunnings Warehouse on Canning St.

Warwick Police Sergeant Shane Reid said police were called to the store after the Stanthorpe woman was observed stealing the items.

"A search of the female resulted in stolen property being located,” Sgt Reid said.

"A further search of her vehicle identified further stolen items.”

The items were allegedly stolen between 8.30am and 12.30pm yesterday.

Sgt Reid said the woman was charged with one count of stealing and had been issued with a notice to appear at Warwick Magistrates Court on December 19.