CRIME

3 teens arrested after 70 reports of vehicle damage by BB guns in central Ohio

This undated photo provided by Licking County Sheriff's Department shows Steven Burns. Police in central Ohio say they have arrested three teens,  18-year-old Steven Burns of Newark and two boys, ages 16 and 17,  after receiving at least 70 reports of vehicle damage during the past week. Police in Newark say they began receiving calls last week about vehicle damage caused by BB guns. Police say they arrested Burns of Newark and two boys early Sunday. Police say at least one of the three confessed.(AP Photo/Licking County Sheriffs Department)

This undated photo provided by Licking County Sheriff's Department shows Steven Burns. Police in central Ohio say they have arrested three teens, 18-year-old Steven Burns of Newark and two boys, ages 16 and 17, after receiving at least 70 reports of vehicle damage during the past week. Police in Newark say they began receiving calls last week about vehicle damage caused by BB guns. Police say they arrested Burns of Newark and two boys early Sunday. Police say at least one of the three confessed.(AP Photo/Licking County Sheriffs Department)  (The Associated Press)

Police in central Ohio say they have arrested three teens after receiving at least 70 reports of vehicle damage over the weekend.

Police in Newark say they began receiving calls Saturday evening about vehicle damage caused by BB guns. Police say an 18-year-old man and two 16-year-old boys were arrested Sunday, and at least one confessed.

Police tell The Advocate in Newark (http://ohne.ws/1bIORhm ) that there were at least 70 reports of vehicle damage in Newark and Heath as of Sunday morning, but that the number could climb.

Police say they expected charges to be filed Monday against the three arrested.

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Information from: The Advocate, http://www.newarkadvocate.com