Group of teens charged over alleged attempt to steal a ute, Gold Coast

Three teenagers have been charged after allegedly trying to steal a ute from a unit complex on the southern Gold Coast in the early hours of this morning.

Police were called to the property along Joy Street in Burleigh Heads around 1.30 am, following reports a group of teens were trying to push a car down a hill.

Four teens were arrested by police near the scene, before getting away with the car.


A 17-year-old boy, a 16-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl have all been charged with attempted unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

While investigations are still continuing in regards to a 15-year-old boy who was also there.