3 teens in Nacogdoches County behind bars
Nacogdoches County, Tx (KETK) — Officials Nacogdoches County tell KETK, 3 teens have been taken into custody by the Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office in connection to several burglaries.
Deputies responded to Shinn Road to investigate a burglary of a residence.
When they got to the residence, officials say, deputies conducted an investigation into the burglary. Deputies spoke with several neighbors and found evidence at the scene of the crime that was linked to three suspects.
Deputies began speaking with the juveniles who confessed to committing the crimes.
They were also able to identify two more houses’s that were vacant in the area that had also been burglarized.
Sheriff Jason Bridges says, all property that had been taken was recovered, but there was several thousand dollars worth of damage done to the inside of one of the houses during the burglary.
The three juveniles, ages range from 15 to 17 years of old, were arrested and charged with three counts of burglary. They were taken to the Juvenile Detention Center.
More arrests are pending with other ongoing burglary investigations in the county.
Several thousand dollars worth of equipment and guns have been recovered so far.