Three 15-year-old boys facing 82 charges over weekend luxury car crime spree


Three 15-year-old boys facing 82 charges over weekend luxury car crime spree
  1. Three 15-year-old boys facing 82 charges over weekend luxury car crime spree
    theage.com.au
    Three 15-year-olds face 82 charges after an alleged crime spree in Melbourne's north-west in the early hours of Sunday…
    Health

Three 15-year-olds face 82 charges after an alleged crime spree in Melbourne's north-west in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The trio allegedly forced their way into homes in Maribyrnong, Airport West, Hillside and Truganina between 2.45am and 5.25am, stealing mobile phones, an iPad, and luxury vehicles.

  • SHARE
  • Share on Facebook SHARE
  • Share on Twitter TWEET
  • Link
A spokesman for Porsche in Australia said the EPAs statement regarding larger engines was an allegation. A spokesman for Porsche in Australia said the EPA's statement regarding larger engines was an 'allegation'. Photo: Bloomberg

In one instance, a victim suffered an upper body injury.

The boys have been charged with offences including aggravated burglary, attempted burglary, home invasion, assault and theft of a motor vehicle.

Related Content

  • Three teens arrested after luxury cars, phones stolen from Melbourne homes

  • 'I sleep with one eye open': Booming suburb sees home-invasion explosion

The stolen cars included a Porsche Cayenne, VW Golf, Subaru Outback and two Audi Q7s.

The Porsche Cayenne has not been recovered.

Advertisement

Police are investigating whether the three boys, from Frankston, Wyndham and Footscray West, acted alone. They were remanded to face a children's court at a later date.

Sunday night's attacks come days after data was released showing a sharp rise in aggravated burglaries in Victoria.

  • SHARE
  1. Finally, M1 road upgrades to begin in November

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 10:27 www.theage.com.au
    Motorists stuck in Pacific Motorway traffic will be relieved to learn upgrades to three M1 projects are close to beginning after $500 million for highway projects was promised on Friday night by senior ministers from the Australian and Queensland…
  2. Desperate footy acts, Nelson Mandela quotes, it's the AFLW grand final

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 10:02 www.theage.com.au
    Craig Starcevich stuck to a classic script: predicting the first AFLW premiership would be determined by desperate…
  3. Scott Barrett impresses as Canterbury Crusaders grind out win over Western Force

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 09:57 www.theage.com.au
    Scott Barrett underlined his versatility that should make All Blacks coach Steve Hansen take notice as he produced a tireless effort at blindside flanker in the Canterbury Crusaders' 45-17 win over the Western Force in Christchurch on Friday…
  4. Britain faces $82 billion Brexit bill from EU

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 09:57 www.theage.com.au
    Britain's "divorce bill" for Brexit will be about €60 billion ($82 billion), European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker s…
  5. Dig deep and support the Brumbies

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 09:07 www.theage.com.au
    We adore our Raiders; we avidly support the GWS Giants so now is the time to dig deep and support the…
  6. Olympian Brett Robinson headline Australian act at World Cross Country Championships

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 08:51 www.theage.com.au
    Olympian Brett Robinson will lead the Australian cross country team at the world…
  7. Op-shop for Carwoola fire recovery opens at Bungendore, community to discuss lessons learned

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 08:46 www.theage.com.au
    Storage sheds don't often score a makeover, but one has been transformed an op-shop for families affected by the Carwoola …
  8. Dutch cancer charity joins lawsuit against big tobacco over holes in filters

    Dutchnews.nl - Health
    03.24 / 08:44 dutchnews.nl
    Cancer charity KWF Kankerbestrijding has made a formal complaint against the big four tobacco companies, accusing them of grievous…
  9. ACT's work-related, long-term serious injury claims worst in country in 2014-15, report shows

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 08:20 www.theage.com.au
    ACT's construction industry the nation's worst when it comes to serious long-term work related…
  10. Saturday Serve: Civic Stadium kibosh marks blackest day in Canberra sport

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 08:20 www.theage.com.au
    Canberra sports fans now have two chances of getting a new stadium in Civic - Buckley's and…
  11. AFL season 2017: New Eagle Drew Petrie urged to keep things basic against North Melbourne

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 07:43 www.theage.com.au
    West Coast Eagles coach Adam Simpson wants Drew Petrie to play to his "basic" strengths when he lines up against his former club on…
  12. Grand Prix and AFL matches see record demand on Melbourne's public transport

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 07:33 www.theage.com.au
    Chaos is expected to reign on Saturday when hundreds of thousands of people descend on the city as the grand prix and 2017 AFL season get…
  13. Friends from Helensburgh to run 'stride by stride' in Sydney Morning Herald half-marathon

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 07:33 www.theage.com.au
    When the starter's gun fires for the Sydney Morning Herald half marathon on May 21, Nathan Johnston and Nathan Shoemark won't be trying to beat each…
  14. Hayden Jones suffering paranoid schizophrenia when he defaced police Wall of Remembrence

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 07:13 www.theage.com.au
    A man who defaced the NSW Police Wall of Remembrance suffers from paranoid schizophrenia and was under a delusion he was being pursued by the government, a court has…
  15. New report reveals which health funds have won and lost customers

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:58 www.theage.com.au
    The health insurance industry's report card shows one fund has shed more than 45,000…
  16. Turnbull government backs penalty-rate cuts for low paid workers

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:53 www.theage.com.au
    The Turnbull government has hand-balled responsibility for protecting people facing big pay cuts on Sundays and public holidays to the Fair Work Commission, effectively guaranteeing Labor and the union movement will mount a ferocious industrial relations campaign all the way until the next elect…
  17. ACT Meteors' Erin Osborne committed to revenue sharing model after Cricket Australia table landmark offer

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:43 www.theage.com.au
    The average salary for women's cricketers would more than double if Cricket Australia's proposal is agreed …
  18. Love letters from an AFL coach

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:07 www.theage.com.au
    On the eve of the first AFL women’s grand final Samantha Lane reveals the love letters that have bonded Adelaide’s history-making tea…
  19. Penns commit to future as Manly launch funding bid for $22m Centre of Excellence

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:07 www.theage.com.au
    Amid concerns about the club's financial losses and internal turmoil there have been questions about how long the Penn family would continue to pour money into the Sea Eagles, but they say they are going…
  20. ASX claws back lost ground after biggest drop in 2017

    Theage.com.au - Health
    03.24 / 06:07 www.theage.com.au
    The Australian sharemarket ended the week on a positive note, closing 0.8 per cent higher on…