Sat, 05 Oct 2019
Three teenagers from Thatcham have been charged with criminal damage and causing danger to road users on the M4.
The charges relate to a series of incidents near to junction 13 of the M4 on June 7 last year when vehicles were struck with objects thrown from an overbridge near Hermitage.
The three teenagers, all 17-year-old boys, have been charged with the following offences:
Criminal damage to property – value over £5,000
Causing danger to road users
Conspire to destroy/damage property of a value unknown
Conspiracy to commit criminal damage – recklessly endangering life
Conspiracy to damage/destroy property with intent to endanger life
The boys will all appear at Reading Youth Court on Wednesday, October 16.
The teenagers cannot be named for legal reasons.