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Juveniles vandalism kills Sioux City honey business

The minors, who were not identified by police, have been charged with three felonies — criminal mischief in the first degree, agricultural animal facilities offenses and burglary in the third degree, as well as an aggravated misdemeanor, possession of burglars tools.

The damage was not covered by insurance. But the public, outraged by the senseless act of vandalism, raised tens of thousands of dollars online for the owners, Justin and Tori Englehardt.

Read more here: Sioux City Journal: Sioux City police arrest two minors for destroying half million bees