Fleeing youths caught and charged with Aggravated Burglary and more

At approximately 11pm last night, Geraldton police saw a group of youths riding what was believed to be a stolen bicycle. After seeing the police, however, the youths dropped the bike and fled. 

After a search of the area, the youths were located. 

Inquiries were conducted, and one youth was charged with receiving stolen property, and another two were charged with aggravated burglary, stealing, and stealing a motor vehicle. These were offences which occurred over the 13 & 14 May. 

Police will be making further inquiries into a number of other offences.

Geraldton residents are reminded to stay vigilant in the battle against crime. If you see anything suspicious or have any information in relation to a crime call crime stoppers or the local police station on 08 9923 4555 (option 4 to speak to local station).

Geraldton residents are invited to join the local facebook neighbourhood watch group to help stay informed and keep others informed about crime and other matters happening in their neighbourhood. Click here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/geraldton