Third teenager arrested over eastern suburbs breaks, SA

A teenager has been arrested as investigation continues into several break-ins across Adelaide’s eastern suburbs between 26 and 31 May, according to SA Police.

Following the arrest of two teenagers on Thursday, officers from Operation Mandrake have arrested a 13-year-old boy from Ridleyton.

Police will allege the boy used a credit card stolen from a house in Medindie. It is also alleged the youth was involved in an attempted break-in at a property at Wattle Park and the illegal interference of two cars in the driveway.

He has been charged with theft, attempted serious criminal trespass, illegal interference and theft from a motor vehicle. He has been refused bail and will appear in the Adelaide Youth Court on Monday 5 June.

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