Sutherland Local Area Command
Teen Charged Over Engadine Graffiti Attack
A teenager is due to appear in court on charges relating to a break and enter on a community centre at Engadine earlier this year.
Police from the Sutherland Proactive Crime Team arrested the 17-year-old youth at his Kirrawee home yesterday (Wednesday 6 January) following an extensive investigation.
Officers had been investigating the break and enter of ‘The Hub’ Community Centre, on Cambrai Avenue at Engadine, on 28 June last year.
Police will allege the centre’s interior was extensively damaged by graffiti.
The youth was taken to Sutherland Police Station where he was charged with destroy or damage property and possession of a prohibited drug.
The youth was granted bail and is due to appear in Sutherland Children’s Court on 19 January 2010.