19 year old admits to string of car wash crimes
The Presque Isle County Sheriff's Office has a 19-year-old male in custody in relation to the recent break-ins at Onaway car washes.
The Onaway male also confessed to break-ins at car washes in surrounding counties. His name is not being released until his arraignment.
The series of break-ins and acts of vandalism over the past couple of weeks had Onaway business owners on edge.
T he Onaway Senior Center was the first to be broken into two weekends ago when someone snuck in and smashed the safe and filing cabinets looking for money. Nearly a week after the Onaway Senior Center was broken into, someone kicked in the back door to the chiropractor's office.
T he same night , a car wash on the west side of town was va n dalized and money was taken from one of the va cu um machines. T he following night , another machine was broken into .