A Pownal teenager is in state custody for his alleged involvement in several burglaries.
Police say 16-year-old Branden Brooks reportedly ran away from Camp in Benson. Acting on a tip, police found him at a trailer park in Pownal. Police say Brooks attacked and injuring several troopers who were attempting to take him into custody. Officers used a taser to subdue him. Police say Brooks was found in possession of stolen property and that he is a suspect in multiple recent burglaries in the Pownal area.