Two boys, one aged as young as 13-years-old, have been charged after they allegedly broke into a home in NSW and stole a large safe.
Police say that about 11.20pm Saturday 17 July, officers were patrolling Swift Street in Wellington, when they allegedly spotted four males pushing a trolley containing a large safe.
Officers attempted to approach the group, however two of the boys ran away.
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Following investigations, on Monday 18 July, police arrested a 17-year-old boy at a home in Wellington. He was charged with aggravated break, enter and commit serious indictable offence.
Later that afternoon, police also arrested a 13-year-old boy at Wellington Police Station where he was charged with aggravated break, enter and commit serious indictable offence.
Both are due to appear at a children’s court at a later date.