Boy charged over multiple stolen cars in Townsville

October 28, 2022 5:39 am in by
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A 14-year-old boy accused of multiple car thefts has been arrested at Hermit Park.

It’s alleged the teen stole three vehicles from Douglas and South Townsville during September and October.

CCTV footage and forensic examinations helped police identify the boy.

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Police charged him on Wednesday with three counts of unlawful use of a motor vehicle, one count each of attempted enter dwelling with intent and stealing.

He is due to appear in the Townsville Children’s Court at a later date.