Police warn of break-ins in southern Durham
Posted September 19, 2009 12:11 p.m. EDT
Durham, N.C. — Durham police warned Friday of a recent rash of home and vehicle break-ins in the area of Woodcroft Parkway.
Police said that a man is entering unlocked vehicles and homes, mostly between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m. In some cases, the burglar used spare keys found inside vehicles to enter a residence.
Anyone with information about the break-ins should call police Investigators Wheeler at 919-560-4583, ext. 29370.
Police offered tips to avoid break-ins:
- Lock your vehicles.
- Do not leave valuables or spare house keys in your vehicle.
- Lock all doors and windows to your home.
- Call 911 to report any suspicious activity or people.