7 teens arrested in Odessa, facing burglary charges

7 teens arrested in Odessa, facing burglary charges
Luis Mendoza Junior (Source: Odessa Police Department)
Arthur Lozano (Source: Odessa Police Department)
Arthur Lozano (Source: Odessa Police Department)
Jordan Villanueva (Source: Odessa Police Department)
Jordan Villanueva (Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Seven teens in Odessa have been arrested in connection to a burglary and stolen car investigation.

Odessa police arrested Luis Mendoza Junior, 17, Arthur Lozano, 17, and Jordan Villanueva, 17. They also arrested a 16-year-old and three 15-year-olds.

Police say a victim in the 900 block of west 31st St. said his home had been broken into and items were stolen. Other neighbors also say their cars had been burglarized.

Later, officers spotted a stolen car out of Midland at an apartment complex and several teens began running from the scene.

Mendoza and Villanueva admitted to driving the stolen car. All of them are facing burglary charges.

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