3 teens charged for New London break-in

(Facebook / New London Police Department)

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) — Three teenagers have been charged with burglary for breaking into a home in New London on Thursday night.

Officers responded to a home on Jefferson Avenue around 8 p.m. According to police, a ground level window had been kicked in, the suspects entered the home and stole property from inside the home.

Police learned that the break-in was recorded by surveillance video, and the three teenage suspects were caught on camera. Authorities identified them and determined they were 14 and 15 years-old.

While officers were still on scene investigating, the three teens ran by the home and were caught by the officers.

One of them was charged with third degree burglary and sixth degree larceny. The other two were charged with third degree accessory to burglary and sixth degree accessory to larceny.

All three teens were sent to juvenile court and released to their parents. Their names are not being released, under state law.

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