Teen and Three Minors Charged with Theft
POSTED: Monday, April 27, 2009 - 9:12am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
In Brownsville, a 17 year-old confesses to burglarizing a home with three minors.
William Castellanos is charged with burglary of habitation and engaging in organized criminal activity and the three minors were also arrested and transported to the Cameron County Juvenile Detention Center. The homeowner says the boys went to her house trying to sell her a puppy the night before, then broke in the next day.
Police say they found the home on the 1100 block of Squaw Valley completely ransacked and several items including a plasma TV, gaming system, and a laptop which were taken. Most of the stolen items have been returned to the owner.