Thursday, June 11, 2009
Accused taxi robbers front court
Gottem by the looks of it.
Phew, that's a relief.
From The Chronicle
Peter Hardwick | 11th June 2009
THREE of four teenagers charged in relation to armed robberies of taxi drivers in Toowoomba at the weekend appeared before the city’s courts yesterday.
Michael Collins, 19, and a 14-year-old boy, who as a juvenile cannot be named, were charged with robbing a taxi driver at knife point in Kearneys Spring about 1.30am Saturday while the complainant man was washing his taxi.
The pair was also charged along with John Kenneth Tripp, 17, with the assault and robbery of another taxi driver in Harristown about 1am Monday.
All three were charged with stealing and torching a Holden Rodeo found on the New England Highway near Cambooya at 3.05am Monday.