Berks

Trio charged in burglary at auto auction in Caernarvon

Not involved in other recent break-ins, police say

CAERNARVON TWP., Pa. - Three men have been charged in one of several recent break-ins to have been committed in the Morgantown area of Berks County.

Caernarvon Township police announced the arrests of Ethan Hill, 19, of Birdsboro; Andrew Force, 18, of Honey Brook, Chester County; and Steven Burnett, 19, of Elverson, Chester County.

The three men stand accused of breaking into the Auto Mall on Route 10; they then left empty-handed.

The suspects were charged burglary, criminal trespass, and criminal mischief and freed on $10,000 bail each.

The men, police said, are not suspected of being involved in four other commercial burglaries in Caernarvon Township, all of which were committed in less than a week's time.

Anyone with information about the other break-ins can contact Crime Alert Berks County via anonymous text to 847411, starting the message with keyword alertberks, or by calling 877-373-9913.


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