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Youths charged in connection with six offences including theft and criminal damage

Two 16-year-olds from the Thetford area have been charged in connection with six offences including theft and criminal damage.

On Friday 5 May 2017 the boys were charged in relation to three criminal damages, two thefts and one count of being in possession of an offensive weapon.

On Sunday 2 April and Monday 3 April 2017 it is alleged they:

  • damaged five tyres on three separate vehicles
  • stole a pedal cycle
  • stole a DVD player

On Friday 5 May 2017 they were found in a public place with an offensive weapon - a silver handled kitchen knife. They were then taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for question and subsequently charged in connection with the offences.

Both teens will be appearing at Norwich Youth Court for their first hearing on Tuesday 16 May 2017.