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Waynesboro Police Investigate Thefts from Cars

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The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a rash of thefts from cars. 

Police say starting in the early hours of Friday March 15, investigators responded to at least a dozen incidents in the tree streets neighborhood of the city.  Police say all of the vehicles were unlocked.      

Computers, global positioning systems, flashlights, and money have been stolen.    

Police urge you to lock your vehicles.      

Anyone with information should call the Waynesboro Police Department at (540)942-6675 or Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-2017.


Waynesboro Police Department Press Release

The Waynesboro Police Department is investigating a series of thefts from vehicles that happened sometime overnight on March 15. As of 2:30 PM on this release date, the Department has responded to a dozen incidents of vehicles being entered and rummaged through.

The majority of the victims live in the Tree Streets neighborhood of the city; all of the vehicles targeted were left unlocked. Victims reported having valuables such as computers, global positioning systems, flashlights, loose change, even a wallet with credit cards having been stolen.  

The Police Department encourages citizens to remove valuable from vehicles that are left unattended overnight and, of course, to lock all vehicles even those parked in driveways, carports and opened garages. 

Anyone with information regarding these crimes is requested to call the Waynesboro Police Department at (540)942-6675 or Central Shenandoah Crime Stoppers at 1-800-322-2017.

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