5 juveniles accused of doing $75,000 in property damage to Morehouse farm facility

The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office has announced five arrests in connection to a burglary and property damage to a farm facility off of Sunshine Rd. (Source: MGN)

MOREHOUSE PARISH, La. (KNOE) - The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office has announced five arrests in connection to a burglary and property damage to a farm facility off of Sunshine Rd, which is west of Oak Grove.

On their Facbeook page, they say the incident was reported on June 11, 2019. They say they "found damage to rice fields, damage to a Polaris side-by-side, a large John Deere tractor submerged in a drainage ditch over the hood, and other farm equipment that had been damaged. Another side-by-side was missing from the location along with several other items."

Using surveillance video, Morehouse authorities say they were able to track down the suspects with the help of the West Carroll Sheriff's Office and the Oak Grove Police Department.

The five juveniles were arrested and charged with simple burglary, criminal conspiracy, and criminal damage to property.

The names of the juveniles were not released.