A 33-year-old Forster man will face Forster Local Court on February 3 charged with numerous offences.
About 3pm on Wednesday, January 8, the man attended a retail premises on Breese Parade. He then went to the back of the building and attempted to take an item.
He was confronted by employees and was seen to run, enter a motor vehicle and drive away.
About 4pm, the man was seen by police driving on Helen Street.
He was stopped and left the vehicle. A tissue wrapped item then fell from his pocket which contained cannabis.
The man was arrested and taken to Forster Police Station where he was charged and place on strict bail conditions.
About 4pm on Saturday, January 11, the man was seen arguing with a woman outside a licenced premises in Tuncurry.
He continued to yell, abuse and threaten the woman. The man then left the premises and attempted to step up onto the victim's vehicle before leaving the area.
These actions breached an apprehended violence order (AVO) between the man and woman.
About 10.30am on Sunday, January 12, police attended a caravan park in Tuncurry. Here the man was located in a cabin and arrested.
He was taken to Forster Police Station where he was charged with breaching bail, stalking, breaching an AVO, shoplifting, disqualified driving and possessing a prohibited drug.
Property stolen in Forster area
Manning Great Lakes Police District has reminded residents to lock all vehicles and secure items located in the home or caravan following a spate of incidents in the Forster area.
Police have reported several cases where property was stolen from unlocked motor vehicles and stolen while unsecured from outside caravans.
To report a theft, call Forster Police Station on 65551299 or Taree Police Station on 65520399.