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Police: 4 Teenagers Arrested for Breaking into Cars

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SALISBURY, Md. - Salisbury Police have arrested four teenagers they say stole several items from parked cars in the area over the last few days.

Police say around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, an officer was patrolling the area of East Railroad Avenue and Elizabeth Street following neighborhood complaints regarding recent thefts, when the officer conducted a traffic stop for a vehicle that failed to stop for a stop sign.

Police say the four teenagers, ages 15 and 17, were not wearing their seatbelts and the driver did not have a driver's license. Upon further investigation, police say they found marijuana and several pieces of stolen property in their vehicle from recent car break-ins in the area. Officers were then able to link the four teenagers to multiple open theft cases in which all four were charged with tampering with a motor vehicle, rogue and vagabond, according to police. 

After direct consultation with the Department of Juvenile Services, police say three of the suspects were released to their parents and one of the suspects was detained by the Department of Juvenile Justice. The investigation is continuing and the Salisbury Police Department asks anyone with information about this incident to contact Crime Solvers of the Lower Eastern Shore at (410) 548-1776 or the Salisbury Police Department at (410) 548-3165.

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