Youth charged with wounding

August 5, 2023 7:05 am in by Newsroom
A Tasmania Police vehicle in Hobart, Wednesday, August 10, 2022. (AAP Image/Rob Blakers) NO ARCHIVING

Following investigation into a wounding incident in Brisbane Street, Launceston yesterday afternoon, police have charged a 17 year old male youth with the following

· Wounding x 1

· Possess dangerous article in a public place (knife)

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The youth was detained and will appear at an out of hours court this morning, Launceston Magistrates Court, Youth Justice Division .

Police would like to thank the members of the public that assisted with this matter.

If anyone has any information, CCTV or dashcam footage of the incident can they please call Police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 where information can be left anonymously.


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