1 Sep 2022

Youth arrested in relation to ram raid at Hamilton's Chartwell Shopping Centre

9:00 am on 1 September 2022

Police have arrested and charged a youth following the ram raid burglary of Chartwell Shopping Centre on 31 August 2022.

Chartwell Shopping Centre, Hamilton.

Chartwell Shopping Centre Photo: Google Maps

The young person will appear in Hamilton Youth Court today charged with burglary and unlawful use of a motor vehicle.

They face other charges relating to three smash and grab burglaries in Hamilton on 11 August, police said.

A second youth was arrested but released without charge pending further enquiries.

A number of stolen items were recovered after search, police said.

Police did not rule out rule out further arrests and charges.