Six Teenagers Arrested on Burglary Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Six teenagers face serious charges in Odessa after they were arrested for burglary.  

Around lunch time, a neighbor tipped off police after seeing some of the teens in the backyard of a house on Everglade near Bellaire and a car parked in the alley.

When police arrived at the home, they caught one suspect while two other ran.

While chasing the pair, the handcuffed suspect also managed to escape on foot, but they didn't get far.

Police went to a home near Hood Junior High after getting another tip, and found the rest of the group.

In all six people, including two girls, were arrested.

They're charged with burglary and engaging in organized criminal activity.

The handcuffed teen also faces escape charges.

Police credit neighbors watching out for each other for the arrests.