Stingers deployed to end alleged teen crime spree

THREE teenagers have allegedly stolen a car and used it in a series of break and enters across Brisbane's south side yesterday.

Police say the car was stolen from a residence on Albert Street in Holland Park around 12:30am.

At around 7:30pm the car was seen near Logan and the Polair helicopter began tracking it. 

With Polair following, police were able to use a tyre deflation device on the car at Meier Street in Indooroopilly. 

The car continued to Oxley Road in Sherwood but stopped around 8:15pm with three teenagers being located by police a short time later. 

A 14-year-old Daisy Hill girl has been charged with four counts of enter premises and commit indictable offence and one count each of enter dwelling and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

A 13-year-old Woodridge boy has been charged with four counts of enter premises and commit indictable offence and one count each of enter dwelling and unlawful use of a motor vehicle and breach of bail.

A 17-year-old Eight Mile Plains man has been charged with nine counts of burglary, three counts of enter dwelling, four counts of enter premises, two counts of unlawful use of a motor vehicle. He has also been charged with three counts of attempted burglary, two counts of attempted enter dwelling and one count of attempted unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

The 17-year-old is expected to appear at the Brisbane Magistrate Court this morning, September 12 and the other two will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.


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