Two teens arrested in string of BB gun shootings in Altus

Two teens arrested in string of BB gun shootings in Altus

ALTUS, Ok (KSWO) - Altus police have made two arrests in a recent string of BB gun shootings that affected several area businesses, leading them to also file assault charges against the suspects.

Police say they arrested two 14-year-old teens for shooting out the windows of several businesses and at least one home. They also filed an assault charge on the teens, who they say shot an 11-year-old girl in the neck using a BB Gun.

The teens are accused of breaking into an Altus home and vandalizing it, spray painting walls and breaking several windows.

After their arrest, they were taken to a juvenile facility in Lawton.

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