Teenager charged over dangerous e-bike stunts

May 23, 2024 9:34 am in by

Police have charged a Sunrise Beach boy with 36 traffic offences that allegedly occurred across Noosaville, Peregian Beach, and Noosa Heads in nine separate incidents between March and May.

On Sunday, May 19, detectives charged the 15-year-old Sunrise Beach boy with nine counts each of dangerous operation of a vehicle, driving without a driver’s licence, unregistered vehicle, and drive uninsured.

The arrest follows an investigation launched by Noosa Heads Child Protection Unit into road offences involving young people riding electric bikes throughout Noosa Heads.

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It’s alleged detectives located a series of videos uploaded to social media, with the Sunrise Beach boy performing dangerous stunts on an e-bike.