On Friday December 21st at 3pm the Tyngsborough Police Department received a report of a break and
entering in progress at 265 Dunstable Road. Upon arrival officers saw two male subjects fleeing from the
residence through the woods. Tyngsborough Police Officers pursued the subjects, who were on mountain
bikes, into the woods.
Officer Michael Cassella caught up to the subjects and took them into custody without further incident.
Chelmsford Police Department had also responded to the report of the break in progress and assisted
Tyngsborough Police at the scene.
Officers found that the two subjects had taken a piece of wood and broken a window to a barn on the property.
A neighbor had witnessed what was occurring and had called the police.
Two juveniles, ages 13 & 15, were charged with B&E in the daytime for a felony and vandalizing property.
They were later released to their parents.
Released by; Lt. Richard D. Howe