Two teens arrested over Woolies blaze

September 14, 2022 2:38 pm in by

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Two teenagers are in custody accused of setting a fire at Woolworths New Town on Tuesday afternoon.

The supermarket filled with smoke which did up to $200,000 damage to stock, despite being put out quickly.

Police examined CCTV and later attended a Risdon Vale home where they found the suspects aged 15 and 17 and stolen property.

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They’ll face the children’s court on Wednesday. 

Anyone with further information is urged to contact Crimestoppers on 1800 333 000.