Two teens arrested after fleeing from Warner Robins burglary

bpurser@macon.comApril 16, 2014 

WARNER ROBINS -- Two teens were arrested late Wednesday morning by Warner Robins police responding to a burglary in progress.

The 15-year-old and 16-year-old boys were charged with burglary, theft by taking, criminal damage to property, obstruction of an officer and criminal trespass, a police news release stated.

Officers responding to the 11:08 a.m. call on Westcliff Circle saw the teens flee from the back of the residence, chased them on foot and arrested them in a wooded area behind the home, the release stated.

Some items stolen from the home were found on both teens when searched, the release stated.

The woman living at the home called 911 after hearing someone attempting to break-in.

The teens, who have extensive arrest histories, were turned over to the Houston County sheriff’s juvenile division and later released to the custody of their parents, the release stated.

To contact writer Becky Purser, call 256-9559.

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