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Story by Sandy Kromeir - The Oregon Herald
Published on Sunday March 13, 2011 - 4:04 AM
 
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TUALATIN, Oregon - Two teenage boys may be charged with burglary a homeowner caught them in his garage.

The two boys, a 16-year-old and 17-year-old were arrested Saturday morning in the 5300 block of Joshua Street.

The homeowner, who did not wish to be identified, said he was asleep but about 3:30 a.m., he heard a noise coming from his garage.

The homeowner went downstairs and confronted one of the boys. The homeowner opened the garage door and the teens ran away.

A K-9 unit tracked down the suspected burglars and the teens were taken to the Washington County Juvenile Department.

The Washington County Juvenile department is conducting the investigation. Both teens were charged with burglary and criminal trespassing.