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14-year-old among those arrested in alleged theft of semi-automatic pistol in Monroe County

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: May 25 2013 06:51:00 AM CDT
Updated On: May 25 2013 07:00:30 AM CDT

MIDDLE SMITHFIELD TWP., Pa. -

A 14-year-old and two adults were arrested for their alleged roles in the burglary of a Monroe County home that included the theft of a 9 millimeter semi-automatic pistol.

State Police said the burglary happened late Thursday night in the 100 block of Clubhouse Road in Middle Smithfield Township.

Police say all three suspects have since been taken into custody, including the 14-year-old boy, 19-year-old Catherine Anna Palmer of Bushkill, and 21-year-old Anthony Nicholas Moran of Bushkill.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.