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  Suspects Wanted Following Vehicle Break-ins in Whitby

May 16, 2018 15:07 ET

For the second time this week, police are releasing surveillance video of vehicle break-ins in Whitby.

On Friday May 4, 2018, about 4:30 a.m. an unknown suspect exited a dark four-door SUV style vehicle in the Anderson Street and Dryden Street area of Whitby. He entered several unlocked vehicles in the area. One vehicle owner later reported several items were taken from the car.

The suspect is described as male, white, in his mid-20s, about 5'11" tall with a slim build. He was wearing a hooded shirt. A video of the suspect can be viewed here and is also posted at drps.ca under Newsroom.

On Monday we released a separate video after vehicles at a different residence in the Dryden and Anderson area of Whitby were targeted twice overnight by two separate sets of suspects. This incident also occurred on Friday May 4, 2018, but the suspects are different. See the release here

Police want to remind everyone to keep their vehicle doors locked even when parked in your driveway. Valuables should be removed or hidden from view, including gift cards, sunglasses and loose change, laptops, wallets, gym bags etc. The public should report any suspicious activity in their neighbourhood to police immediately by calling 1-888-579-1520 or online here In an emergency call 9-1-1.

Anyone who has identifiable property missing from their vehicle or may have witnessed this incident on May 4, 2018, is asked to contact D/Cst. VanBelleghem of the Central West Division Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 1854.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.

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