Police update 4: Operation Romeo Seville at Townsville

A man and woman have been charged as part of a new police operation launched in Townsville this week targeting criminal activity and property crime.

The 19-year-old man and 17-year-old girl were arrested in Osprey Court, Condon shortly before 10am yesterday.

The man has been charged with 21 offences including unlawful use of a motor vehicle, burglary, stealing, enter premises and receiving tainted property.

He has been refused bailed to appear in the Townsville Magistrates Court tomorrow.

The girl has been charged with 22 offences including dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, evade police, unlicensed driving, burglary, stealing, enter with intent, receiving tainted property and receiving tainted property.

She has also been refused bail.

Investigations continue with further charges expected.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444 or provide information using the online form 24hrs per day.

You can report information about crime anonymously to Crime Stoppers, a registered charity and community volunteer organisation, by calling 1800 333 000 or via crimestoppersqld.com.au 24hrs per day.

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