Four Jones Co. teens arrested for destroying street signs

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Four teenagers have been arrested for felony malicious mischief in Jones County for destroying street signs.

Lakyn Ottis, Brittany Taylor, Ashley Jacobson, and Dakota Smith, each 18 years old, were arrested after investigators saw Facebook pictures of the four in action ripping street signs down.

Authorities said the girls claim they didn't know it was a crime, but if convicted they could face up to five years behind bars.

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