November 18, 2017
Bangor Latest News | Poll Questions | Videos | Lincoln Mill Fire | Roy Moore

Brewer children caught with stolen school laptop

By Nok-Noi Ricker, BDN Staff
Updated:

BREWER, Maine — A couple of youngsters found an open door at the old Brewer Middle School on Saturday afternoon and decided to go inside.

After exploring the open facility for a period of time, “A 7- and a 10-year-old walked out with a laptop,” Brewer police Sgt. David Lord said Sunday.

The two boys were caught by police who gave them a firm talking to and then released them to their parents, the sergeant said.

“They were scared,” Lord said. “I don’t think either one had been in trouble” with the law before.

Police, who are still investigating the matter, have decided they probably will not charge the boys, Lord said, adding, “We’re still sorting it out.” (Nok-Noi Ricker, BDN)


Have feedback? Want to know more? Send us ideas for follow-up stories.

You may also like