Two boys, 15 and 16, were caught breaking into cars in the area of East Cassell Avenue about 11:59 p.m., Jan. 9, according to Barberton Police.
The 15 -year-old was charged with F-4 carrying concealed weapon, F-5 theft and F-5 receiving stolen property. The 16-year-old was charged with F-5 theft, M-1 theft and M-1 obstructing official business.
The 15-year-old was in possession of a hand gun stolen from one of the previous thefts from cars.
A man’s dog woke him and he then saw two people running on Seventh Street Northeast. He called the police and officers were able to follow footprints in the snow.