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VIDEO: Car prowler caught on camera in Spokane’s West Central Neighborhood

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

Neighbors who live in the West Central district are urging each other to be vigilant after a car prowler was caught on camera.

The video footage taken from the area of Elm and Maxwell shows a man walk up to a car, look around, and try to open the door, then he vanishes.

“I’m still on edge,” said Erica Milward. “I constantly look out the window at night just to see because I kind of feel violated.”

Milward says a prowler was peaking into her windows and unplugging her porch lights about a week ago. She fears the area is seeing an increase of suspicious activity and the Spokane Police Department agrees.

According to SPD, there has been an uptick in garage thefts and break-ins in the area of Sherwood and Boone over the past few weeks.

Anyone with any information that might help police catch the bad guys should call Crime Check at 456-2233.

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