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Neighbors help catch young burglars


Decatur IL – Police are crediting a watchful neighbor, for their help in capturing two young burglars.


It happened around 5pm on Friday, at Lincoln Place in Decatur. Police say someone reported seeing two juveniles trying to tear an air conditioning unit off a neighbor's window.


The caller said the kids were then trying to break into the home. Once police arrived the kids ran down the street, and tried hiding in the woods nearby. Police found the two, and they were taken into custody.

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