Cops warn residents of jump in break-ins in Prince George

Posted at 4:41 PM, Jul 18, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-18 16:41:08-04

PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Authorities in Prince George County are asking folks to be on the lookout for suspicious activity.

This comes after police said there has been a jump in home burglaries and thefts from vehicles in parts of the county.

In fact, 21 burglaries were reported in the north end of the county since May. And another four burglaries were reported in the county’s south end.

In addition, police said several of the thefts have taken place because vehicles were left unlocked.

Police said an arrest has been made in connection to three of those cases.  

If you have information that could help police, call Prince George County Police Department at 804-733-2773 or Crime Solvers at 804-733-2777.