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Armed robbery with violence, Zillmere

Police have charged a 16-year-old girl after two teenage boys were assaulted and robbed yesterday afternoon in Zillmere.

It will be alleged that around 4.30pm, two 16-year-old boys were on the road on Crowley Street, when they were approached by a small black four-wheel-drive with three occupants.

The occupants of the vehicle threatened and assaulted both boys before fleeing the scene with two mobile phones.

It is further alleged the vehicle used during this incident was stolen from a property at Helensvale sometime between midday on June 13 and yesterday afternoon.

The vehicle was located at Bracken Street, Bracken Ridge around 9.45am this morning after it crashed into a light pole.

The 16-year-old girl has been charged with three counts of stealing, and one count each of unlawful use of motor vehicle, armed robbery, demanding property with menace, and obstruct police. She will be dealt with under the provisions of the Youth Justice Act.

Police investigations are continuing.

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