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Garner Police Investigate Robberies

Posted January 2, 2004 10:48 a.m. EST

— Police in Garner are investigating a series of burglaries with a common theme.

Nine homes in the eastern section of the town have been robbed since Oct. 21. The most recent burglary took place Dec. 28.

In each case, suspects take coins, electronics, games and phones. Forced entry is usually made through a rear window or door when no one is at home, according to police. All of the burglaries occurred between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m., but on no particular day of the week.

The Garner Police Department is offering a cash reward to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest of persons responsible for the following unsolved burglaries.

Anyone with information is asked to call (919) BAN CRIME or (919) 226-2746.