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Arrests made in in the Poconos arsons

Published On: Oct 25 2012 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 26 2012 07:34:21 PM EDT

Police in Monroe County have arrested two teenage boys in connection with three suspected break-ins and arsons in two days.

COOLBAUGH TWP., Pa. -

Police in Monroe County have arrested two teenage boys in connection with three suspected break-ins and arsons in two days.

Police say one break-in and fire happened Wednesday and others happened right next to each other Thursday.

They all happened at "A Pocono Country Place" a housing development in Coolbaugh Township, north of Mount Pocono.

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Police say the teens were reported as runaways on Wednesday and they returned home shortly after they tried to break into a fourth home.

The boys now face burglary and arson charges.