Teen charged for steal­ing cars

Western Suburbs Weekly - - Western Opinion -

A HIGH Wy­combe boy (15) al­legedly stole a Land Rover from a City Beach house dur­ing a two-month crime spree across Perth that took in Quinns Rocks, Beechboro, Koon­doola and Bayswa­ter car thefts since Jan­uary.

Re­gional In­ves­ti­ga­tion Unit of­fi­cers al­leged the boy burgled houses and stole and he did not stop for po­lice while driv­ing the ve­hi­cles dur­ing sub­se­quent pur­suits.

The Land Rover was al­legedly taken from a Dilkara Way house overnight on Jan­uary 27.

The boy was charged with eight bur­glary- re­lated of­fences, eight steal­ing charges, nine charges re­lated to stolen cars, seven driv­ing charges, as­sault to pre­vent ar­rest, fraud, seven counts of no li­cence, and breach of bail and ap­peared at Perth Chil­dren’s Court last week.

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