Two schools, two days, two police incidents.
On Thursday, June 20, an official at Barrington High School called police after noticing a boy enter the school empty-handed after school-hours and leave a few minutes later carrying a volleyball.
The school official recognized the boy and contacted him; the boy first denied taking the ball, then returned to the school and threw the ball into a trash can near the front entrance of the building. The official wanted police to issue the boy, an 18-year-old, a no trespassing warning.
The next day at about 4:40 a.m., officers responded to the Barrington Middle School after alarms at the school were triggered. Officers found a bicycle near one of the entrances and later located a 16-year-old Barrington boy near the school.
The boy denied entering the school; he said he had been at a friend’s house all night but returned to the school to pick up his bike. Family members said they had no idea the boy was not at home.
Neither teenager was charged.Add to favorites