Rare hot rod stolen

By Cobram Courier

Cobram Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating a burglary where a rare hot rod was stolen from a Barmah home on Friday.

Thieves broke into a garage at the Lawford St address, stealing the blue 1931 Ford V8 Hot Rod Tourer Tudor between 5.30pm and 10.30pm.

They have also stolen an $8000 Minelab metal detector and a Stihl and Husqvarna chainsaw.

It is believed the Hot Rod, with Victorian club registration 02301M, may have been removed from the property after being loaded onto a car trailer.

Detectives are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information or who has seen the distinctive vehicle to contact police on 5871 2866, Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at