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Teens Charged for Church Vandalism

Posted on: 6:33 am, March 29, 2013, by , updated on: 07:14am, March 29, 2013

PITTSTON — Police in Luzerne County believe they have the two juveniles who caused thousands of dollars worth of damage to a church in Pittston.

According to authorities, a 14-year-old boy and a 12-year-old girl are responsible for vandalizing the United Methodist Church on Broad Street earlier in March.

Police said one of the juveniles stated it was retaliation for being yelled at by someone from the church.

Both children face vandalism charges.

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