Six teenagers charged after Air Wing follows stolen vehicle in southern suburbs

Six males have been charged after failing to stop for police in an allegedly stolen Porsche this morning.

It is alleged police spotted the stolen vehicle on Excelsior Drive Frankston about 3.30am.

The vehicle was followed by Air Wing to a service station on Cheltenham Road in Dandenong where an unsuccessful attempt to get fuel was made.

The Air Wing followed it through Dandenong and stop sticks were successfully deployed.

The vehicle continued but ultimately came to a stop on Sandhurst Boulevard in Sandhurst.

Six males fled the scene on foot and were arrested nearby.

• A 16-year-old Carrum Downs boy has been charged with theft of motor vehicle and commit indictable offence whilst on bail.

• A 14-year-old Hastings boy was charged with aggravated burglary, theft of motor vehicle and commit offence whilst on bail.

• A 17-year-old Ivanhoe boy was charged with theft of motor vehicle, commit indictable offence whilst on bail and possess a drug of dependence.

• A 17-year-old Frankston North boy was charged with aggravated burglary, theft of motor vehicle, commit indictable offence whilst on bail, dangerous driving whilst being pursued, reckless conduct endangering life and driving in a dangerous manner.

• A 14-year-old Mornington boy was charged with theft of motor vehicle, commit indictable offence whilst on bail.

• A 17-year-old Frankston boy was charged with theft of motor vehicle, commit indictable offence whilst on bail.

Anyone with further information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.auExternal Link

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