Unlawful use of a motor vehicle charges at Bray Park

Two women and a man have been charged after allegedly stealing a car and driving dangerously throughout Brisbane’s northside overnight.

Around 9pm last night, a 21-year-old Acacia Ridge food delivery driver left a car running while delivering food on Florabelle Court at Wynnum West. A man and two women were seen allegedly entered the car and drove off.

Around 1am this morning, police sighted the stolen car travelling along Samford Road at Gaythorne.

Police attempted to intercept the car, however the driver allegedly evaded police and proceeded to drive dangerously on the opposite side of the road.

The car allegedly continued to travel at high speeds through Eatons Hill towards Pine Rivers.

Around 1:20am the stolen car crashed into a carport of a residence on Judith Street at Bray Park, causing damage to the structure.

The trio were seen running from the car but were arrested a short time later.

A 19-year-old Sherwood woman, who was allegedly driving the car, remains in Princess Alexandra Hospital after sustaining minor injuries.

A 22-year-old Zillmere woman was charged with two counts of with unlawful use of a motor vehicle and one count contravene direction or requirement. She is due to appear in Pine Rivers Magistrates Court on March 23.

A 22-year-old Manly man was charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle and will appear in Pine Rivers Magistrates Court today.

The delivery driver and residents of the Bray Park house were not physically injured.

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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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