Two juveniles charged in Strasburg car burglaries

Strasburg police have arrested two teen-aged boys after linking them to car burglaries committed on July 25 and Aug. 3.

Police Chief Tim Sutherly said a 17 year old from Strasburg has been charged with two counts of car burglary and two counts of grand larceny. A 13 year old from Winchester has been charged with a single count each of car burglary, grand larceny and possession of a firearm with intent to sell.

Sutherly said in a written statement that police recovered much of the stolen property, but one item, a Sig Sauer 9mm pistol model 2022, is still missing.

Both juveniles are scheduled to appear Sept. 17 in Shenandoah County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.

Anyone with information about the location of the missing gun is asked to call the Strasburg police at 465-5230.