Teen accused of break-in spree

A Lower Austrian teenager is suspected of being behind a series of burglaries.The 16-year-old was put in preventive detention this morning (Thurs) following months of police investigations.Officials in Amstetten district announced the teen – who faces youth crime charges – was accused of being responsible for 28 break-ins in the area causing overall damages of 6,500 Euros since autumn 2009.They said that he has already admitted some of the crimes claiming to have been motivated by “financial difficulties”.At the same time, police in the Styrian city of Graz said teenage girls aged 14 and 15 were suspected of having sprayed the term “Wixxer” (Wanker) on a police car last week.