Three juveniles were cited for over $1,000 in vandalism crimes in Storm Lake.
According to a press release, the Storm Lake Police Department responded to a call to 1716 Rose Lane Apartments in Storm Lake regarding vandalism on Monday, December 4th. Once officers arrived, they discovered that several walls were spray painted on in the common areas of the building. In addition, officers also found that holes were punctured into the drywall resulting in about $2,000 in damages.
After further investigation, police allege that three juvenile males, all age 12, and all from Storm Lake, were charged with Criminal Mischief in the 2nd Degree, a Class D Felony. Two of the three juveniles were issued referrals and released to a parent, while the third was transported to the Cherokee YES Center for placement.