Chatham-Kent police are investigating after approximately $500 worth of items were stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked on Hickory Oak Lane in Wheatley. Police said the vehicle was broken into sometime between 10 p.m. Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Const. Jennifer Jacobson at jen[email protected] or 519-436-6600 ext. 87212. Anonymous calls can also be made to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222TIPS (8477).
Police said that although the season of giving may be over, the season of taking never ends.
Citizens are advised to remove all valuables for their vehicles and lock doors.
Police said it also a good idea to remove the garage door opener if your vehicle is parked outside in the driveway of your home, so thieves can’t steal items from your garage or access your home through a locked door.