Officers from Oxley Police District are investigating after 32 vehicles were damaged in two separate incidents in Tamworth over the weekend.

Between 11pm on Saturday and 9.30am on Sunday, police were notified that 15 vehicles parked at a carpark on Scarborough Close, Tamworth, were damaged when tyres were punctured and deflated with a sharp object, causing $12,000 worth of damage.

In the second incident, just before midnight on Sunday, a man forced entry into a luxury vehicle car yard on Marius Street, Tamworth and deflated he tyres of 17 vehicles, causing nearly $30,000 worth of damage.

Police wish to talk to a man they have described as wearing long black pants with white stripes on the sides, an orange and black beanie, a grey jumper, a long necklace with a crucifix, a blue and white face mask and he was not wearing shoes.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Tamworth Police on (02) 6768 2999 or CrimeSstoppers on 1800 333 000.


Police are appealing for assistance to find a woman missing from Tamworth.

Mona Haines, aged 41, was last seen on the Oxley Highway at Carroll, 20 kilometres east of Gunnedah, between 3-4pm on Friday 27 August 2021.

Officers from Oxley Police District were notified by Mona’s family about 2.50pm on Friday and commenced an investigation into her whereabout and have concerns or Mona’s welfare due to a medical condition. It is also out of character for Mona to be away from her family for this length of time.

Mona is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, about 160cm tall, thin build, with dark brown hair and brown eyes.

It is not known what she was wearing at the time.

Anyone who has seen Mona, or has information on her whereabouts, is urged to contact Oxley Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


Police are appealing for public assistance to locate a man missing from the Narrabri area.

Glenn Warren, aged 51, was last seen leaving a tourist village on Cooma Road at Narrabri, about 6.30pm on Friday.

Officers from Narrabri Police Station were notified and commenced inquiries into his whereabouts and, along with his family, hold serious concerns for Glenn’s welfare as he has a medical condition.

Glenn is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 180cm tall and of a medium build, and has short dark hair and brown coloured eyes.

He was last seen wearing a long-sleeved blue shirt with a red stripe and blue track pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Narrabri Police Station on 02 67927111 or Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or