CENTRAL COAST SHOPPING CENTRE BRAWL LEADS TO THREE CHARGED

Three men have been charged following a brawl outside Tuggerah Super Centre last week.

On the afternoon of Tuesday September 1, a group allegedly armed with baseball bats and machetes chased a group of teenagers before a brawl occurred.

Six teenage boys were arrested and released shortly after.

Police began investigating and attended a Blue Haven address yesterday, arresting an 18-year-old man.

Later that afternoon, officers attended a Wyong home and arrested two teenage boys, aged 16 and 18.

All were taken to Wyong Police Station and charged.

The 18-year-old Blue Haven man was charged with affray, armed with intent to commit an indictable offence and driving whilst disqualified.

The 16-year-old was charged with affray and armed with intent to commit an indictable offence.

The 18-year-old Wyong man was charged with affray.

All were granted conditional bail.

Both 18-year-olds are due to face Wyong Local Court on Wednesday September 30, while the 16-year-old is due to face a children’s court on Tuesday September 15.