East Windsor Police warn about rash of car break-ins

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EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — Police are warning residents in East Windsor about a recent string of car break-ins.

The East Windsor Police Department has received several reports of car break-ins in the area of N. Main Street, Pleasant Street, Skinner, Road, Highland Avenue, and Reservoir Avenue.

According to police, the suspects targeted vehicles that did not have their doors locked. In some cases, thieves entered garages that were left open on unsecured.

Police urge people to remember to lock their car doors, and not leave any valuables in their vehicles. They also suggest keeping a light on outside of your home to discourage thieves.

East Windsor Police say they will continue to do their part to try and prevent these crimes from happening.