CHICAGO (CBS) — A man and two minors were charged with burglarizing vehicles and underage drinking Saturday night in northwest suburban Elgin.
Authorities were called about people breaking into vehicles at 8:09 p.m. in the 400 block of Arlington Avenue, according to a statement from Elgin police. A witness chased the suspects and kept dispatchers updated about their location.READ MORE: Doggy Daycare Owner Appalled After State's Attorney Declines To Prosecute State Inspector Jose Guillen, Who Was Caught On Camera Groping Her
Officers arrived and took one person into custody while two others tried to run away, but were apprehended a short time later, police said.
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The suspects were identified as 18-year-old Alejandro Morales and two juveniles, police said. All three were charged with a felony count of burglary and misdemeanor counts of illegal possession/consumption of alcohol by a minor and resisting/obstructing an officer.
Morales, who lives in Elgin, is being held at the Kane County Jail on a $10,000 bond, police said. One of the juveniles was released to a parent’s custody while the other was taken to the Kane County Youth Home.MORE NEWS: Remembering The Booming Singer Meat Loaf, And Why So Many Fans Loved Him
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