Two teens are behind bars after breaking into a car in Battle Creek early Friday morning.

It happened early in the morning on Sept. 1 on Lathrop Avenue near Jericho Road in Battle Creek. Police say they apprehended two boys, ages 17 and 14.

Some called police a reported a car break-in; and when police searched the area, they found the two running from the scene. Both boys were caught and arrested for resisting arrest and larceny from a vehicle.

The stolen items were returned to the owner.

Police say the 14-year-old was taken to Calhoun County Juvenile Home and the 17-year-old was taken to the Calhoun County Jail.

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