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Larne: Men aged 66 and 19 charged over fire engine theft

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Image caption The engine crashed into the front garden of a terraced house at Glenarm Road, Larne

Two men, aged 66 and 19, have been charged over the theft of a fire engine in County Antrim.

They both face a series of charges including burglary and causing damage to cars and homes.

The fire engine was taken from Larne fire station at 04:00 GMT on Saturday.

It crashed at Glenarm Road in the town, landing in a man's garden and damaging houses and cars along the street. The men are expected to appear in court in Coleraine on Monday.

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