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A Crime Stoppers tip had led the Hutchinson Police Department to three suspects on suspicion of making 15 burglaries in the area.
The first burglary occurred on April 10 at the Pic Quick on S. Main. Over the course of the next four months, burglaries continued up through an incident at Dillons on Aug. 3.
The tip helped officers arrest two adults, 24-year-old Justin Branscom (pictured, right) and 19-year-old Tyler Schmucker (pictured, left), and one juvenile, Joshua Hickey, 16.
Branscom is charged with four counts of burglary, four counts of criminal damage, one count of criminal trespass and one count of theft. Schmucker faces five counts of burglary, five counts of criminal damage and four counts of theft.
Hickey is charged with 14 counts of burglary, 14 counts of criminal damage and 12 counts of theft.
Hickey is being held at the juvenile facility. Schmucker and Branscom face a $45,000 bond, and are being held by the Reno County Sheriff.
The suspects are connected to the following burglaries:
( photos courtesy of the Hutchinson Police Department )