By Australian Associated Press
Published: 22:21 GMT, 6 January 2020 | Updated: 03:40 GMT, 7 January 2020
Two people have been charged with seeking to break into houses amid elevated bushfire danger on the NSW south coast.
A 17-year-old boy was on Sunday allegedly stopped with a screwdriver and bandanna in Bangalee, while a 30-year-old man was on Monday allegedly stopped with a knife, jemmy bar, pliers and other objects in North Nowra.
Both were charged with possessing housebreaking implements, while the man was also charged with knife possession and other offences.
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Two people have been charged with seeking to break into houses amid elevated bushfire danger on the New South Wales south coast. A firefighter is seen tackling a blaze near Nowra
The boy will appear at a NSW children's court on January 23, while the 30-year-old was granted bail to appear at Nowra Local Court on January 13.
A third man was allegedly stopped in his vehicle in Moruya