Car theft charges
THE Sunferries car park was the target of four hopeful car thieves on Boxing Day.
Townsville CIB officer-in-charge Detective Senior Sergeant Graeme Eaton said thieves had attempted to enter a number of cars in the Sir Leslie Thiess Drive car park on Tuesday evening.
He said police had charged four people over the crime on Thursday night.
Two 19-year-old men, a 17-year-old girl and a 16-year-old boy were charged with a number of offences including stealing, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, attempted unlawful use of a motor vehicle, enter premises, break into a vehicle and break and enter.
All four will appear in court early in the new year.