14-year-old breaks parked-car window, steals cash at Madison College, police say
MADISON, Wis. — A 14-year-old faces charges after he broke out the window of a parked car and stole money, police said.
Madison police said the teen and another boy were spotted inside a Madison College student’s car Monday night, which was parked in the Truax campus lot on Wright Street.
Police said security staff detained the 14-year-old after he and an accomplice broke out the window with a landscaping stone at 11:58 p.m.
The car owner, a 35-year-old Sun Prairie woman, reported cash and a credit card were stolen. Police cited the 14-year-old on suspicion of curfew violation, and being a party to the crimes of theft and criminal damage to property.
The other boy took off before police arrived and was not found, according to the report.