Stolen wheelchair, Bracken Ridge

Police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a wheelchair stolen from a young boy in Bracken Ridge on May 4.

Between 11.15pm and 11.35pm, car keys and other items were stolen from an Evergreen Street property, along with a grey Nissan XTrail which had a wheelchair in the rear.

The stolen vehicle was later located in Caboolture on May 5, however, the wheelchair was not inside the car and may have been dumped between Bracken Ridge and Caboolture.

The wheelchair (pictured) belongs to the family of a six-year-old boy who suffers from a medical condition, and replacing it would take six months at a cost of $3000.

The wheelchair is used to help the boy avoid muscle fatigue and prevent muscle loss.

Police are encouraging anyone who saw or heard suspicious, or who may have dashcam footage, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via 24hrs per day.

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