Teens charged over Auckland train assault

  • 30/12/2015
Teens charged over Auckland train assault

Six teenagers have been arrested after they allegedly attacked and robbed a woman after she got off a train in Auckland.

The teenagers, aged between 13 and 16, have been charged with aggravated robbery after they allegedly bashed Tian Wang, 23, at Papakura Station on December 15.

She had been on her way home after work when she was allegedly assaulted and her cellphone and shoes were stolen.

The six teens charged have been remanded to youth custody facilities and will appear in Papakura Youth Court on January 8.

NZN