Lewis County teen arrested in numerous burglaries

Deputies arrested a 17-year-old boy in connection with a number of thefts in various small towns within Lewis County.

Alex M. Treaster is charged with one count of stealing a motor vehicle and one count of burglary in the second degree. He's currently lodged in the Lewis County jail on a $50,000 bond.

The Sheriff's Office said that Treaster stole three ATVs, cash from a car and entered several homes in Ewing, Durham and Maywood.

Other items taken include video game equipment, cash, tools, gasoline and a push mower.

Anyone who believes their items were stolen are asked to contact the Lewis County Sheriff's Office at 573-767-5287.

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