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Juveniles charged after theft reported at new Austin High School in Decatur

It took two weeks from the time of the burglary to the time of the arrest. Both suspects are in a youth detention center.

Posted: Jul 31, 2018 9:10 AM

Decatur Police charged two people only described as "juveniles" with a recent theft at the new Austin High School.
According to police, the suspects entered the new school on Modaus Road on July 16th and stole items from the school office. The two suspects were not identified until July 24th, and what are called juvenile pick-up orders were issued on the 27th.

The two were both located in Trinity of Monday the 30th and charged with Burglary in the Third Degree. At last check, both juveniles are in the Tennessee Valley Youth Services Detention Facility.

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