Crime & Public Safety

3 teens accused of taking liquor from Hilton Head Island restaurants

Staff reports

Three teenagers have been arrested and accused of taking bottles of liquor from the outside bars at Hudson’s Seafood House and Skull Creek Boathouse, according to a press release from the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office.

The three males, two who are 17 and one who is 18, face charges of 2nd degree burglary in the Skull Creek Boathouse case and petit larceny in Hudson’s Seafood House case, the release said.

One of them was arrested on Tuesday, and the two others were arrested on Thursday. All three were jailed at the Beaufort County Detention Center and have been release pending court appearances.

Both restaurants provided video surveillance of the break-ins that occurred after closing on Sunday night.

Police recovered “the vast majority of the stolen bottles of liquor,” the release said.