Three juveniles have been referred
to Grant County Social Services for
charges and restitution, after causing
over $4,000 in damage to the roof at
Lancaster High School.
Lancaster Police say they were patrolling
the area by Lancaster High School
and Middle School late last Tuesday.
That’s when two officers noticed three
bicycles parked next to the school
without anyone around. As the officers
started checking the area, they found
one of the juveniles on the roof of the
high school, while two others were
found jumping off the school.
After police talked with the three,
they admitted they had stolen some
tools and equipment that were being
used by a contractor on a roofing project.
The tools and equipment are worth
They also admitted to causing just
over $4.000 in damage to the roof
the night before. Police also say
that as part of their investigation,
they found cigarettes and marijuana.