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Moscow Police see spike in vehicle burglaries

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23 vehicles have been entered and rummaged through between Friday night and Saturday morning. 23 vehicles have been entered and rummaged through between Friday night and Saturday morning.
MOSCOW, Idaho - The Moscow Police Department reports officers responded 16 vehicle prowling reports on Saturday, and that a total of 23 vehicles had been entered and rummaged through between Friday evening and Saturday morning.


Police say that all but one was reported within a four block area just south of Mountain View Park.


It appears the suspect or suspects are targeting unlocked vehicles and taking things left inside. Police want to remind residents that vehicle burglaries are usually a crime of opportunity. To avoid being a victim, remember to lock your doors and make sure all valuables are taken out of your vehicle, put in the trunk or placed out of sight.


The burglaries happened at the following locations in Moscow:


· 800 Block of North Ford Street (six)

· 800 Block of North Kennedy Street (four)

· 800 Block North Truman Street (two)

· 600 North Eisenhower Street (one)

· 2300 Concord Avenue (two)

· 1500 Northwood Drive (one)

If you have any information about these burglaries, or see a suspicious person or people in your neighborhood, please call 208-882-COPS (2677).

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