Stop the Presses!!
Two teens were charged today with the break-in of an auto in the Bronzeville neighborhood that was viewed by a Chicago police officer monitoring a POD security camera.
On Wednesday at about 7:40 p.m., a police officer monitoring a POD security camera at Chicago Police Headquarters witnessed two youths breaking into a vehicle parked on the 3700 block of South State Street, according to a police news release.
A 15-year-old boy heaved an object through the vehicle's side window allowing a second 15-year-old boy to reach in and remove a back pack, police said.
The officer who witnessed the incident immediately notified the Office of Emergency Communications. Utilizing an accurate description of the suspects relayed via the dispatcher, Wentworth District officers in the area located the suspects near the scene.