Police: Four Norman teens confess to nearly 80 cases of vandalism

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NORMAN, Okla. – Four Norman teens have confessed to nearly 80 cases of vandalism, arson and larceny, Norman police say.

According to the Norman Police Department, between March 6 and March 20, the teens used golf balls, a BB gun, a stop sign and a speed limit sign to damage mostly vehicles but also some local businesses and residential windows.

Police say the teens also admitted to setting a hay bale and field on fire, as well as stealing kerosene and a lighter from Walmart before igniting a parked car.

The suspects additionally confessed to throwing a paint grenade and shooting a BB gun at a group of homeless people.

The damage was reported in multiple areas across Norman.

The four teens have been charged with Malicious Injury/Destruction of Property, Larceny, Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, Use of Vehicle in the Discharge of a Weapon, Arson in the Third Degree, and Arson in the Fourth Degree.

Three of the suspects are 17 years old.  The other suspect is 15 years old.

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