Northern Territory Police have charged a 14-year-old female in relation to a break-in at a shopping centre in Alice Springs earlier this week.
Police allege that in the early hours of 2 June, the girl and an unknown offender forced entry to the shopping centre and stole a number of items from several stores before fleeing the area.
Investigators from Strike Force Viper executed a search warrant at a residence in Alice Springs and recovered a large amount of allegedly stolen property. The youth was located and arrested at the location.
She has been charged with:
- Attempt unlawful entry
- Unlawful entry
- Damage to property
- Possess controlled weapon
She was bailed to appear in court today.
Investigations are continuing to identify the co-offender.