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David Kominkovski awaits sentence for role in $500k opal heist at Albion Park Rail

Grace Crivellaro
Updated May 5 2023 - 7:21pm, first published 12:30pm
David Kominkovski leaving Wollongong Local Court on Wednesday. Picture by ACM, opals by NSWPF.
David Kominkovski leaving Wollongong Local Court on Wednesday. Picture by ACM, opals by NSWPF.

It took investigators 19 months to bust the final accomplice involved in a horrific break-in resulting in the theft of half-a-million dollars worth of rare opals - despite him working directly opposite the scene of the crime in the months after.

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Grace Crivellaro

Court reporter for the Illawarra Mercury.

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