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16-year-old charged in cell phone theft

Posted at: 11/12/2012 11:21 AM
Updated at: 11/12/2012 11:42 AM
By: WNYT Staff

A 16-year-old girl in Warren County is accused of breaking into a home in the middle of the night and stealing a cell phone.

The county sheriff's deputies arrested Cassidy Leroux.

Authorities say a resident of Mockingbird Lane woke up to someone walking around in her bedroom just before midnight on Saturday.

The homeowner chased the person and called police.

Leroux was caught a short time later.

Police say she entered the home through an unlocked door.