In the past two days, West Hempfield Police has received a rash of Vehicle Break in's through out the Township and Mountville Borough. In most, the victim's vehicles were left UNLOCKED and valuables left in plain view.
Below is a list of dates and locations incidents have taken place:
7/19/11: 700 blk Daniel Circle, 700 blk Chickies Dr, 4600 blk Klinesville Rd
7/20/11: (3 incidents on) 3600 blk Falcon Ct, 1st blk W. Main St Mountville, 3600 blk Wildflower Dr,
1200 blk Corporate Blvd.
Items taken range from: GPS units, various electronic charging devices, cash / coins, cameras, pocket books, IPods and cell phones.
Two vehicles had windows smashed for entry in this latest bout of thefts, as nine (9) vehicles in all were entered.
On 7/20/11 in the 3900 blk of Continental Dr, a work shed was forced open and a Cub Cadet tractor valued at $600was stolen.
Once again, Police urge residents to lock their cars and not to leave valuables inside. Turn on outside lights,and strange nighttime noises should be reported to Police at the time they are heard as with strange vehicles or persons in your neighborhood.