2 teens charged with burglary
MT. AIRY - A victim of a burglary at Peddicord Road on Tuesday morning blocked the escape of two suspects with his vehicle while keeping telephone contact with police, which led to charges against two 16-year-old juveniles, according to Maryland State Police.
The juveniles were charged with first-degree burglary and malicious destruction of property, police said. They were placed in custody of the state Department of Juvenile Services, police said.
Police said they received a call from a resident who reported a burglary in progress at 14532 Peddicord Road at about 9 a.m. and who had blocked the escape of the suspects' vehicle with his vehicle. When police arrived, they got a physical description of the suspects, who ran from the residence and were found walking on Black Angus Road, police said.