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Large number of auto break-ins reported in Jonesboro

Jonesboro, AR (KAIT) -Jonesboro Police ask you to lock your car doors after over 40 vehicles have been broken in to in the past two months.

Police tell Region 8 News the thieves look for unlocked vehicles and dig through them for any valuables including personal information and electronic devices.  A number of cars have been stolen because the keys were left in the ignition.  Several of the stolen vehicles have been found damaged or destroyed. The vehicle break-ins have been reported all over town.

If you have information about these crimes, call Crimestoppers at 935-STOP (7867).  Police ask that you not only lock your car doors, but hide any valuables inside.  They say doing both can help you from becoming a victim.

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