DESTIN — Seven teenagers and one adult face felony charges in connection with vandalism at an old movie theater.

 

The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office launched an investigation after video surveillance inside Destin Cinema 10 at 759 Harbor Blvd. captured multiple break-ins, burglaries and vandalism last November, according to arrest reports from the Sheriff's Office.

Sheriff's investigators used the footage to track down and charge eight people with felonies over the past two months. One other person has active warrants.

The theater owners said the damage exceeded $118,000, according to a Sheriff's Office press release. Damages include smashed mirrors and display cases, widespread graffiti, damaged walls and splattered bleach.

Four youths were listed as students at Niceville High School and two were listed as attending Rocky Bayou Christian School.

The following people have been arrested:

• Brandon Fitzpatrick, 20, of Destin; charged with burglary, felony criminal mischief and misdemeanor criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 15 and 18.

• Nicolas Bisordi, 17, of Shalimar; charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from an incident Nov. 20.

• Juan Bosch, 17, of Niceville; charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 19 and 20.

• William Haught, 17, of Destin; charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 19 and 20.

• Riley Travis, 17, of Niceville; charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 19 and 20.

• Harrison Smith, 16, of Destin; been charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 19 and 20.

• A 15-year-old from Mary Esther; charged with burglary and felony criminal mischief from an incident Nov. 18.

• A 14-year-old from Fort Walton Beach; charged burglary and felony criminal mischief from an incident Nov. 18.

A 17 year-old from Destin also has active warrants for burglary and felony criminal mischief from incidents Nov. 18 and 19