Police Investigate String Of Car Break-Ins

(Photo courtesy of The Lacey Reporter/Gavin Rozzi)

LACEY – Police are asking for the public’s help to solve a string of car burglaries that occurred in the area over the weekend.

  Police responded to several car burglaries on the area of Lake Barnegat Drive North, Emerald Court, and Hilltop Drive in the Lanoka Harbor section of town between 12 and 6 a.m. on Jan. 19.

  “All of the vehicles that were entered were left unlocked, and either parked in the driveway or on the street,” stated Chief Michael C. DiBella in a press release.

  Police ask residents with security or surveillance cameras to check recorded footage for any suspicious persons or activity in the area where the burglaries occurred. 

  Anyone with information should contact Lacey Police Detective Keith Pearce at 609-693-6636 ext. 2561.

  Chief DiBella reminds everyone to lock your vehicles and remove valuables. “If you have to leave valuables in your vehicle be sure to lock them in the trunk or place them out of sight.”