Emergency services were called out to a home invasion in Shirleen Cr Condon. Picture: Alix Sweeney
Emergency services were called out to a home invasion in Shirleen Cr Condon. Picture: Alix Sweeney

Girl, 15, charged over home invasion

A TEENAGE girl has been charged over the terrifying home invasion in Condon and vicious assault of another girl.

The 15-year-old is facing five charges including one count of burglary and will be dealt with under the Youth Justice Act.

It is alleged she broke into a Shirleen Crescent house in Condon on Monday night and attacked two girls with hammers.

A neighbour told the Townsville Bulletin she saw the girls emerge from the house which had been set alight, with blood pouring down their faces.


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