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Two youths charged after stolen vehicle smashes into Pasadena school

Two youths are facing charges in connection with property damage to Pasadena Academy early Sunday morning.
Two youths are facing charges in connection with an incident involving property damage to Pasadena Academy this past weekend. - RCMP

Deer Lake, N.L. — Two youth — one from Deer Lake and the other from Pasadena — have been charged after they allegedly used a stolen vehicle to smash into a local school over the weekend.

Shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday, Deer Lake RCMP received a report of extensive damage to Pasadena Academy.

The investigation revealed a stolen pickup truck was used to ram the front entrance to the school. The stolen truck was located a short time later in Deer Lake.

The youths face multiple charges, including mischief over $5,000 for damaging to the school, theft of a motor vehicle over $5,000 and mischief under $5,000 for damage to the vehicle.

Both are scheduled to appear in court at a later date.

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