Teens wanted for questioning in damage of Mesa school

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By Christina O'Haver By Christina O'Haver
By Christina O'Haver By Christina O'Haver
By Christina O'Haver By Christina O'Haver

MESA, Ariz. -- Police want to interview two teenage girls in connection with damage caused at a Mesa elementary school in January.

During the weekend of Jan. 24, unknown suspects forced entry into several buildings at Franklin Northeast Elementary School near University Drive and Power Road, causing significant damage, according to police.

Police said a sales receipt from Superstition Springs Center found at the scene linked the two teens to the case as persons of interest.

Mesa police investigators are trying to identify the two girls seen in mall surveillance video to interview them.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Silent Witness 480-WITNESS or toll free at 1-800-343-TIPS. Anonymous tips can also be left online at www.silentwitness.org.

Witnesses could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.