Teen at­tacked, robbed

Wanneroo Times - - News -

PO­LICE have charged two youths for al­legedly at­tack­ing and rob­bing a teenager in Tap­ping last month. The 16-year-old vic­tim was rid­ing a bike on Cas­tle­dene Way on Au­gust 11 when a car pulled up near him. The two sus­pects, both 17, are ac­cused of chas­ing the boy and kick­ing his back tyre, caus­ing him to fall. One of the youths al­legedly kicked him in the face. The other is ac­cused of punch­ing him in the back of the head. They al­legedly stole prop­erty from the vic­tim. He was not se­ri­ously in­jured, but had swelling around his eye. Po­lice charged the pair, both from Tap­ping, with ag­gra­vated rob­bery. They are due to ap­pear in Joon­dalup Chil­dren’s Court to­day.

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