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.