Frederica teen arrested for burglary, theft

FREDERICA, Del. – A Frederica teen is behind bars on a list of charges in connection to area burglaries and thefts.

In November of this year, Delaware State Police began investigating numerous burglaries and thefts from vehicles in the High Point Mobile Home Park, Barkers Landing Mobile Home Park, East Bay Point, and Barkers Choice communities. On November 27th, troopers were investigating a theft from a vehicle when a 17-year-old male was developed as a suspect.

Further investigation led police to determine that this juvenile was the suspect involved in the previous incidents.

He was taken into custody and committed to Stevenson House on a number of charges, including burglary, theft of a firearm, attempted theft where victim is 62 years or older, 13 counts of theft, 5 counts of attempted theft, and 15 counts of third degree criminal trespass.

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