Three teens have been arrested and charged after committing multiple burglaries in the unincorporated McHenry area, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said.
Teghan Appleberg, 18, of Wonder Lake, and two other teens, ages 13 and 17, were arrested Thursday morning in connection with burglaries in unincorporated McHenry.
At 2:15 a.m. Thursday morning, the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office was called to the area of West Riverside Drive in the Orchard Heights subdivision for a report of multiple people burglarizing vehicles. When officers arrived they located Appleberg and the two other teens and took them into custody.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office said that a preliminary investigation revealed that the teens entered a garage and then broke into a vehicle in the garage. Appleberg was charged with burglary for taking items from a vehicle, and was transported to the McHenry County Jail.
The two other teens, who are 13 and 17 years old, were charged with burglary and residential burglary and were transported to the Kane County Juvenile Justice Center. Their identities were not released.
The McHenry County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division is also investigating their connection with multiple vehicle burglaries in that area. Investigators have asked that anyone who might have been a victim to contact them at 815-334-4750.