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Goodna woman charged over theft of vehicle and pursuit

AN Ipswich woman is among four people to have been arrested over an alleged car theft and subsequent pursuit.

Police say a stolen vehicle was spotted heading towards Brisbane on Ipswich Road about 2am Thursday.

Officers successfully deployed a tyre deflation device on the Western Freeway.

The vehicle came to a stop at the Toowong roundabout and four people were arrested.

A 19-year-old Goodna woman has been charged with one count of unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

A 19-year-old Kedron man has been charged with one count each of burglary, stealing, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, wilful damage of police property, failure to stop a motor vehicle, drive a motor vehicle without a license, stealing and two counts of assault or obstructing a police officer.

A 19-year-old Inala man and a 17-year-old Geebung woman have also been charged with one count each of unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

All four are due to appear before the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Thursday.

Topics:  unlawful use of motor vehicle, vehicle theft



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