MERRILL, Wis. (WSAU) -- A 16-year-old Merrill youth is in the care of social services, and facing several criminal charges. Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department investigators say the boy was one of three teens reported by a Town of Corning resident in a suspicious activity complaint. Officers found this teen along with a 14-year-old from Antigo and a 13-year-old that was reported missing from Langlade County.
Officers found the 16-year-old in possession of a stolen vehicle and several stolen items. The other two boys were found hiding in his bedroom during questioning. The 16-year-old is facing several burglary charges.