Atlantic City police arrested a 17-year-old boy for allegedly robbing two homes in the resort.

Police said the juvenile was charged with two counts of burglary for a breakin of a home at 9:30 a.m. Sunday on the 1500 block of Drexel Avenue and at 2 a.m. Sunday on the 1100 block of Jefferson Place.

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Police said electronics, a bicycle and jewelry were stolen from the Drexel Avenue home.

Anyone with informationĀ is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Unit at 609-347-5766. Information can be texted to TIP411 (847411). Begin the text with ACPD. All texts are anonymous. Information can also be called into Crimestoppers at 609-652-1234.

Joel Landau

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Senior copy editor for the Press of Atlantic City. Have worked as a reporter, copy editor and news editor with the paper since 1985. A graduate of the University of Delaware.

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