Case transfer for teen car thief
A 17-YEAR-OLD who was with a group of youths that allegedly took a stolen pizza delivery car on a 300km joyride was due to face court in Hervey Bay on Thursday.
But Ellen Louise Burgess's charges of robbery with violence and unlawful use of a motor vehicle were adjourned and transferred to the Ipswich Magistrates Court.
Burgess, an Ipswich resident, was with two teenage boys, aged 15 and 16, and a 12-year-old when they allegedly robbed a Domino's Pizza delivery man with a stick and took his car, cash and pizzas on June 1.
They were arrested in Hervey Bay the following day.
Burgess will face court in Ipswich on July 19.