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December 8, 2011 at 8:26 AM

Two teenage boys arrested for breaking into occupied home

Seattle police arrested two teens yesterday for breaking into a Madison Valley home, terrifying a mother and her baby.

Police received a 911 call from the woman at 11:30 a.m. saying that someone had broken a window of her home in the 200 block of 29th Avenue East while she and the child were inside. The woman said that she had locked herself and the baby in the bathroom while the suspects were inside their home, Seattle police spokesman Mark Jamieson wrote in a news release.

Officers arrived within minutes and found two teenage boys, ages 14 and 15, on the property. The woman who called 911 told was able to identify one of the teens as a suspect, police said.

The teens were arrested for investigation of residential burglary and booked into the King County Youth Service Center.

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