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Teens charged over Byron Bay school break-in

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Four teenagers have been charged over last month’s break-in at Byron Bay High School where HSC student artworks were damaged.

Police charged the teens, two aged 18 and two aged 19, after a lengthy investigation and they will face Byron Bay Local Court on Wednesday 23 October on a number of charges including malicious damage, larceny and trespass.

The vandalism, on the weekend of 23-24 August, involved damage to a number of classrooms with paint and other liquids thrown around, and some students’ artworks destroyed.

Specialist forensic officers had examined the area for evidence.


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2 COMMENTS

  1. Excellent work tracking down these nasty people. I hope the law slams them and I would also like to see them made to sit down with the kids whose art was destroyed and hear what impact it has had on them. Just a completely despicable act.

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