Jefferson City Police arrested two people early Tuesday morning for a burglary in progress.
Police said they responsed to a burglary alarm at the We B Smokin' and Drinkin' store on Missouri Boulevard. When they got there, 18-year-old Michael Taylor of Jefferson City was leaving with several items.
They found 17-year-old Ishmel Martin outside the building.
Police said the two entered the building through the roof, and both were arrested for being minors in possession of alcohol. Taylor was also arrested for property damage.
The two were taken to the Cole County Jail pending charges.