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Spokane Sheriff's Dept. investigating string of gym locker robberies

SPOKANE, Wash. - At fitness centers around the area, theft from gym lockers is becoming a common trend. The Spokane County Sheriff's Department is investigating over a dozen cases reported over the past weekend.

In many cases the lockers targeted were left unlocked, in others the locks were cut. In all cases the items stolen were IDs, credit cards, purses and keys. In cases where keys were stolen, the car that matched was also broken into and robbed of valuable items.

Police say two suspects in the thefts are a pair of women captured on surveillance using the stolen credit cards at a local Albertson's just hours after the robberies. Some of the items purchased included diapers, baby wipes, juice packs as well as a stuffed animals and candy.

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