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Stolen vehicle charges, Manoora


A man and two boys have bee charged over an alleged vehicle theft from Manoora.

It's alleged a black Honda sedan was stolen from a Grantala Street home during the early hours of Wednesday morning.

The vehicle was spotted by several members of public throughout the morning before stopping on Morobe Close in Trinity Beach.

A short time later officers located and arrested a 13-year-old Manoora boy and a 12-year-old Mooroobool boy, charging both boys with one count of unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

The 18-year-old Mossman man was also arrested and opposed bail.

Police have charged him with obstruct police, unlawful possession of suspected stolen property, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and wilful damage.

He is scheduled to appear at Cairns Magistrates Court today.