14yo Boy Arrested Over Newcastle Crime Spree

He allegedly broke into homes and cars..

14yo Boy Arrested Over Newcastle Crime Spree

Detectives have charged two teenagers over a two week crime spree across Newcastle.

It's claimed a 19 year old man and 14 year old boy broke into several homes and cars, stealing property.

The older teen will front Newcastle Local Court today on 24 fraud, break and enter and theft offences.

The boy is facing nine charges and has been given conditional bail to appear in the Children's Court next Monday.

They were arrested after police searched homes in Wallsend and Shortland on Tuesday, seizing stolen items, two vehicles, car keys, clothes and cannabis.