Unlawful use of motor vehicle at Collingwood Park, QLD

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Police have arrested two boys following the interception of an alleged stolen car at Collingwood Park this afternoon, Queensland Police say.

At about 2pm, police tracking the vehicle with the assistance of Polair successfully deployed a tyre deflation device on the Ipswich Motorway at Riverview.

Polair continued to monitor the vehicle to Namatjira Drive at Collingwood Park, where police attempted to intercept the vehicle.

The two occupants exited the car in Duncan Street and fled the scene on foot however were taken into custody a short time later.

A 16-year-old Riverview boy is charged with one count each of burglary and commit indictable offence and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

A 14-year-old Brassall boy is charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle and wilful damage.

Investigations are continuing.

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.

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