Youths charged for alleged robbery and break in in Darwin City

June 30, 2023 10:22 am in by
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Three kids have been arrested following an aggravated robbery and unlawful entry in Darwin City.

Police say the boys, aged between 12 and 14, broke into a licensed business on Smith Street, stealing a quantity of cash before fleeing to a service station at 9:15pm on Tuesday.

The trio allegedly confronted the service station employee, then fled the scene before police arrived.

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Strike Force Trident Detectives arrested two of the boys on Wednesday morning and the third on Thursday.

They have all been charged with serious breach of bail, aggravated burglary, and other property offences, and are due to appear in court at a later date.