Armed 15-year-old boy threatens supermarket staff

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A 15-year-old boy is facing court charged with possessing an offensive weapon with intent and possessing a prohibited firearm.

Police were called to Mitchell at 11.50am yesterday (September 6) following reports of a teenager threatening supermarket staff with a knife.

Police allege the teenager stole alcohol, threatened staff with a knife and was carrying a prohibited firearm.

Anyone with information should call 1800 333000 or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website

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