Police charge two after evade and aggravated burglary in Geelong

Geelong Tasking and Crime Intervention Taskforce detectives have charged two teens following an alleged aggravated burglary on Saturday and high risk driving in Geelong on Tuesday night.

A 17-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl were arrested after the vehicle they were allegedly travelling in was sighted by police on the Princes Highway about midnight.

The black Holden Trax was detected travelling at speeds of up to 200km/hr in a 100km/hr zone.

The vehicle was monitored by the Airwing before police on the ground were able to arrest the pair in after the vehicle came to a stop on the Princes Highway in Norlane.

It will be alleged the 17-year-old Corio boy was involved in a number of offences including a series of aggravated burglaries in Corio, Grovedale and Drumcondra in which three vehicles were stolen.

He has been charged with three counts of aggravated burglary, three counts of theft of motor vehicle, as well as an additional nine offences including reckless conduct endangering serious injury, assault emergency worker, drive in manner dangerous and leave scene of an accident.

He has been remanded to face a children’s court at a later date.

The 15-year-old Corio girl was charged with one count of theft of motor vehicle and bailed to face a children’s court a later date.

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