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Youth trio charged


POLICE have arrested two 11year-old boys and a 14-yearold girl after the trio was allegedly caught throwing rocks at a business in Katherine.

A Strike Force Cerberus investigat­ion into the August 14 incident identified and tracked down the children after they were captured on CCTV. An NT Police spokesman said the two young boys would be dealt with via youth diversion programs. The girl was charged with property damage. Superinten­dent Craig Garland said police would “continue to work with our partner agencies to detect, deter, disrupt, investigat­e and prosecute offenders who continue to cause damage to business”.

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