The four girls, ages 14 and 15, entered the vacant building at 119 E. Main Street, but were caught by police shortly after 6 p.m. Tuesday, said Greensburg Police Chief Stacey Chasteen.
"They were just hanging out in there," Chasteen
said police notified the owner, who wants to pursue criminal charges.
The police report has been provided to the prosecutor's office, and the chief expects the case to be forwarded to juvenile court.
advised that people avoid entering vacant buildings.
Beyond possible criminal charges, trespassers may be exposed to physical harm because the buildings may not be structurally sound.
And if someone gets injured and needs help, it may take a long time before anyone notices, she