Man charged over break and enters in Taree area MidCoast LGA (overall news) Regional News by NOTA - September 6, 2014September 8, 2014 A man will appear in court today charged with a number of break-and-enter offences in the Taree area. The alleged break-ins took place at homes and businesses between June 2009 and February 2014. Following investigations by police from Manning/Great Lakes Local Area Command, an 18-year-old man was arrested at a home in Purfleet about 6.15pm yesterday (Friday 5 September 2014). He was taken to Taree Police Station and charged with steal property in dwelling/house; break and enter house (two counts); and aggravated break and enter serious indictable offence – in company. The man, who was a juvenile at the time of the incidents, was refused bail to appear in Taree Children’s Court today (Saturday 6 September 2014).