Dixon teen arrested for residential burglary


ROCHELLE — A Dixon teen was arrested this week following an alleged residential burglary that took place Tuesday night in Rochelle.

According to reports, Nicolas Peterson, 19, of Dixon, gained entry through a back window of a home in the 900 block of North Ninth Street.

Once inside the residence, Peterson allegedly stole a large television and several guns.

Police say Peterson knew the resident.

Peterson was scheduled to appear in Ogle County Court Thursday.