Officials in Geary County are investigating a Sunday burglary at a Junction City business, involving multiple suspects.
According to the Geary County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded Monday in reference to a burglary with damage to property. Authorities say several individuals entered a locked business property at 1729 North Monroe Street in Junction City. Damage was reported to the building along with stolen property.
Through an investigation, deputies identified seven suspects, including 18-year-olds Kody Duncan and Brianna Spitzer, of Junction City. Both were charged Tuesday with burglary, damage to property and contributing to a child’s misconduct.
Additionally, five other Junction City teens under the age of 18 were arrested Tuesday, four of whom are charged with burglary and damage to property. They include 17-year-olds Tristin Ockomon-Trujillo, James McCardle and Ayden Johnson as well as 16-year-old Sydnee Stoner.
Authorities also arrested 17-year-old Mackenzie Kemp, of Junction City Wednesday and issued a notice for her to appear.