On Friday, May 10, two Phillips Academy students, aged 16 and 17, were each arrested on one count of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, according to a police report from the North Andover Police Department.
The 16-year old was arraigned as a minor in Juvenile Court. The 17-year old will be tried at the Lawrence District Court on July 18, according to “The Eagle Tribune.”
A neighbor called the police at 6:12 p.m. on May 10 to report a break-in at 22 Bixby Avenue in Andover. The caller reported observing a male suspect in the bedroom of her neighbor’s house before he took off in a vehicle, according to the police report.
A dispatch vehicle reported passing the suspected vehicle heading towards Andover on Waverley Road in North Andover . The Andover Police were notified, according to the police report.
The Andover Police stopped the vehicle and detained the two suspects at High Street and Crescent Street in Andover at 6:21 p.m., according to the police report.
Note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated the date of the arrest as March 10. It was May 10.