JONESBORO, Ark. – Over 100 vehicles have been illegally broken into since the beginning of the year and in many cases, the victim’s left their doors unlocked.
Since January 1, there have been 134 breaking and entering events where articles were stolen from a vehicle, JPD said Wedensday. The vehicle’s doors were unlocked in 95 of these cases.
It has prompted JPD to issue a message to residents of the area:
Lock Your Doors
If you are a victim of a breaking and entering or vehicle break in, call the Jonesboro Police Department at 935-5657.
Additionally, if you have a firearm in your vehicle, be certain you secure it overnight.