Teens charged over wild police chase through Logan in stolen car

Three boys and two girls have been charged over a dangerous high speed chase through the Logan area, which has landed four officers in hospital.

The group is accused of stealing a large amount of alcohol from a bottle shop on Sherwood Road at Sherwood around 5.30pm on Friday.

The youngsters then took off in an alleged stolen grey Toyota Landcruiser, which was tracked driving erratically at high speeds around Logan by the PolAir chopper.


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Police deployed road spikes in a desperate bid to stop the car, however the vehicle continued to drive dangerously onto the M1 on the rims of the car, where it allegedly rammed a marked police vehicle.

The four officers inside the car suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital, while three other police cars were also damaged while trying to stop the stolen vehicle.

The car eventually came to a stop near Greenslopes in Brisbane where the alleged offenders were taken into custody.

A 14-year-old Goodna boy has been charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and stealing. He is due to appear in Brisbane Childrens Court this month.

A 13-year-old Inala boy and a 13-year-old Acacia Ridge girl have been charged with stealing and the unlawful use of a motor vehicle. They are due to appear in Beenleigh Childrens Court in December.

A 13-year-old Marsden girl has been charged with stealing and the unlawful use of a motor vehicle. She is due to appear in Richlands Childrens Court later this month.

While a 12-year-old Brighton boy was charged with unlawful use of a motor vehicle and will appear in Brisbane Childrens Court next month.

Investigations into the incident are continuing.

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Lucky we have a refreshed government that will fit the punishment with the crime NOT!