Como Stolen Motor Vehicle Crashes

Fremantle Detectives have charged a 14 year old boy with a number of offences after being arrested in Como last night, 15 October 2019.

Just after 8pm officers were conducting patrols in the Como area for a stolen white Subaru Forester that had been seen in the area. The vehicle had been reported as stolen during a home burglary in Stirling on Sunday, 6 October 2019.

Officers sighted the vehicle in the driveway on Birdwood Avenue and parked their marked Hilux behind it. As officers exited the Hilux it will be alleged the Forester reversed at speed, crashing into the rear pod section.

The Forester then continued west on Birdwood Avenue where it crashed with a yellow Lamborghini at the intersection of Bland Street.

A 14 year old boy fled the scene but was arrested nearby. He has been charged with:

– Two counts of Steal Motor Vehicle

– Three counts of Stealing

– One count of Aggravated Burglary and Commit

– One count of Aggravated Burglary with Intent

He will appear in the Perth Children’s Court today, 16 October 2019.

The investigation is ongoing and Detectives ask for anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at crimestopperswa.com.au

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