Teenagers Arrested After Alleged California Gully Carjacking

May 20, 2024 9:18 am in by
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Three teenagers have been arrested after an alleged carjacking led to a police chase.

It’s alleged three boys approached a man early Sunday morning after he exited his car on Watson Street in California Gully.

Police allege one of the boys had a knife and demanded the keys to the man’s red Toyota sedan, which they stole and drove off.

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With the assistance of Air Wing, the car was followed to Wallan, where all boys allegedly left the car and attempted to flee.

Two 17-year-old boys and a 14-year-old boy were caught at around 4am and charged with aggravated carjacking with an offensive weapon.

They will face the children’s court at a later date.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.