Florence teens charged with dozens crimes | Crime
Florence, AL (WAFF) - Police in Florence say two boys are responsible for a string of vandalism cases across the city.
Police tell us the two shot marbles with slingshots, causing $16,000 worth of damage to homes, vehicles and churches. The two were released to their parent's custody.
The unidentified 16 and 17 year olds were arrested and charged this week with a laundry list of crimes :
24 felony counts of shooting into unoccupied vehicles
7 counts shooting into occupied dwelling
3 counts shooting into unoccupied dwelling (2 of which are churches)
23 counts misdemeanor of criminal mischief 3rd
10 counts criminal mischief 2nd
Investigators say the two were responsible for a total of 35 separate incidents in neighborhoods across town. Most of the crimes were off Mall Road, Bradshaw Drive, Cox Creek Parkway and Heath Row.
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