Three teenagers were arrested Friday for a series of vehicle thefts and robberies over the past two months in northwest suburban Elgin.
Two 14-year-olds and a 16-year-old broke into unlocked vehicles with visible valuables and stole vehicles that had keys inside, according to a statement from the Elgin Police Department.
The car burglaries occurred:
- Aug. 7 in the 200 block of Adams Street
- Aug. 28 in the 600 block of West Highland Avenue
- Sept. 4 in the 600 block of Van Street
- Sept. 6 in the 100 block of Wilcox Avenue
- Sept. 12 in the 400 block of Hubbard Street
The teens are also accused of stealing vehicles:
- Sept. 7 in the 200 block of South Edison
- Sept. 8 in the 1000 block of Van Street
- Sept. 15 in the 200 block of Orchard Street
Police say they also committed a theft Sept. 16 in the 200 block of Perry Street.