HOMES BURGLED: Police Say Teens Responsible
Police are looking for two teenagers who went on a burglary spree in a Des Moines neighborhood.
Officials say four homes near the 400 block of 38th Place were hit Thursday. Police say the suspects went through unlocked windows and doors. In one case the door was kicked in and another a window was broken with a brick.
Police are still taking inventory of the stolen items but it appears the suspects took laptops and other small items.
Police have released an image of the two teenagers thought to be involved in the burglaries.
The suspects are both described as black males between the ages of 15 and 18. One has dreadlocks and a bright cast on his right arm, and was wearing a black shirt and white shorts. The other was wearing a red or maroon shirt and blue shorts with black shoes.
If you have any information you’re asked to call Polk County Crime Stoppers at 223-1400.