Two teens charged over alleged High Wycombe Primary School break-in

Two teens charged over alleged High Wycombe Primary School break-in

TWO teenagers have been charged over vandalism at High Wycombe Primary School in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

It will be alleged the youths forced entry to a number of buildings within the school about 1.40am, smashing windows, discharging fire extinguishers and graffitiing property.

Two youths were apprehended by attending officers at the school a short time later.

A 15-year-old boy from High Wycombe has been charged with criminal damage or destruction of property, stealing as well as aggravated burglary and commit.

A 14-year-old girl from High Wycombe has been charged with trespass and criminal damage or destruction of property.

They will appear in the Midland Children’s Court on March 28.

Inquiries are continuing and police are appealing for anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or to make a report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au

In an interview with Channel 7, High Wycombe Primary School principal Rick Walters said the damage was the worst he’d ever seen during his career.