Stolen car charges, Townsville

October 27, 2022 5:58 am in by
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Two teens have been charged over separate stolen cars in Townsville.

A 14-year-old South Mackay boy has been arrested in Garbutt, after he allegedly stole a Toyota Landcruiser from Nathan Street on Tuesday night.

Meanwhile, another 14-year-old boy is accused of stealing a car from Pallarenda on October 5 and before dumping it at Kirwan on October 7.

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Forensic investigations of the vehicle helped police identify the boy who was arrested at Kirwan.

Both boys are facing unlawful use of a motor vehicle charges and will face the Townsville Childrens Court at later dates.