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Auburn juvenile arrested on multiple charges

(Source: Auburn Police Department) (Source: Auburn Police Department)
AUBURN, AL (WTVM) -

Auburn police have arrested a 15-year-old on multiple charges.

The juvenile was charged with Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle, Theft of Property 4th Degree, Possession of Marijuana 2nd Degree and Fleeing and Attempting to Elude a Police Officer.

Auburn police were called to the scene of an Unlawful Breaking and Entering of a Motor Vehicle in progress.

Once on the scene, police were given a description of a suspect seen inside a 2018 Chevrolet Malibu.

Officers observed an individual matching the description of the suspect on the scene and attempted to contact him. The suspect fled, leading the police on a brief foot chase.

The suspect was detained and identified as the individual responsible for the breaking into the vehicle.

Officers found a small quantity of marijuana on the suspect when he was taken into custody.

The juvenile was transported to the Lee County Youth Development Center where he remains in custody pending a detention hearing.

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