Teens allegedly tried to steal car

The man (22), has been charged with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and is due to appear in...
Dunedin police have arrested two youths for allegedly attempting to steal a car in High St.

Senior Sergeant Craig Dinnissen, of Dunedin, said a 15-year-old and a 17-year-old were charged with unlawful interference of a motor vehicle and breaching bail on Thursday night, after being tracked by a police dog.

The 17-year-old was likely to face further charges, he said.

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