WAUPACA, Wis (WSAU) Two teenagers are accused of causing thousands of dollars in damage to an abandoned house in Waupaca that was being renovated. One is a 17-year-old and will be charged as an adult. The other is a juvenile, and is being referred to family court.
The Waupaca police department said they got a complaint from the home's owner on November 2nd. New windows that had just been installed were smashed, walls were damaged, a gas line was tampered with and there were dozens of beer cans in the home on Division Street.
Daniel Deidrich and an accomplice were arrested when police matched a sneaker print that was found at the site. Damage to the home is estimated between $10,000 and $20,000.