Three teens were accused of smashing out home and car windows with baseball bats in the Elvehjem Neighborhood on Madison's far east side early Saturday morning.
Madison police said Bradley S. Hinz, 17, Quinn Richard, 17, and a 16-year-old boy were cited and released on underage drinking and criminal damage to property charges.
Three separate incidents occurred in about a 10-minute time span, police said. The first was at about 4:10 a.m. on the 1200 block of Meadowlark Drive. Police said a house window the first target.
The second crime occurred about three minutes later, when a vehicle window was smashed on the 1100 block of Ellen Avenue, police said.
Two vehicle windows were smashed on 1200 Amsterdam Avenue at about 4:20 a.m., police said
A University of Wisconsin Police Department K-9 Unit assisted Madison police as they tracked the teenagers to a driveway in the 1200 block of Painted Post Drive, police said.