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Minors charged after throwing rocks onto the highway

Posted at 5:35 PM, Jan 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-11 20:11:12-05

The Arizona Department of Public Safety arrested three minors in the I-19, Ajo rock-throwing incident from last week.

Over the course of two days, state troopers say the rock throwers hit seven cars, including a DPS vehicle. DPS caught them in the act of throwing rocks onto the highway.

No one was injured.

The minors are charged with aggravated assault, endangerment, and criminal damage.