A group of teenagers have been charged with a string of offences following a series of incidents through Brisbane in recent days culminating in a traffic crash at Bracken Ridge yesterday afternoon (December 21).
It will be alleged just after midday four people were travelling at high speed along Bracken Ridge Road in a vehicle stolen from a Wilston residence on December 17.
The car allegedly ran a red light and struck two other vehicles before losing control and hitting a tree.
The four occupants of the vehicle then allegedly fled the scene and were tracked by police and POLAIR before being located and taken into custody.
No one was injured as a result of the crash.
It will be further alleged that the 17-year-old male driver of the stolen vehicle was also involved in the robbery and assault of a 13-year-old boy at Sinnamon Park on December 19, as well as a road rage incident earlier that day at Greenslopes and a number of other burglary offences.
The 17-year-old from Keperra has been charged with 21 offences, including 7 counts of burglary, 4 counts of unlawful use of motor vehicle, 2 counts each of stealing, dangerous operation of motor vehicle and enter premises and commit indictable offence, and one count each of fail to stop motor vehicle and wilful damage.
He has also been charged with robbery and two counts of burglary in relation to the incident at Sinnamon Park and will appear in Pine Rivers Magistrates Court tomorrow.
An 18-year-old Brighton woman has been charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle, two counts of trespass, unlawful possession of suspected stolen property and will appear in Sandgate Magistrates Court on January 16, 2017.
A 19-year-old Logan Central man has been charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle, trespass and will appear in Sandgate Magistrates Court on January 21, 2017.
A 17-year-old Windsor woman has been charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle, two counts of trespass and unlawful possession of suspected stolen property and will appear in Sandgate Magistrates Court on January 12, 2017.
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