By CLYDE FORD
Staff Writer, Charles Town
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - A 17-year-old Gibson Town, W.Va., boy was charged Wednesday with a string of Jefferson County burglaries in which more than $30,000 worth of property was stolen, according to the county Sheriff's Department.
The boy was charged with 10 counts of burglary, the department said. A 17-year-old Charles Town, W.Va., boy also was charged in four of the burglaries, the department said.
The Gibson Town boy was sent to a juvenile detention center pending his court hearing, while the Charles Town boy was released to the custody of his parents, the department said.