New Castle News

August 6, 2013

Unlocked cars break-ins reported

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Residents of New Castle’s North Hill are being reminded to lock their car doors at night.

City Police Chief Bobby Salem reported there has been a recent rash of thefts from vehicles, particularly in the area of Maryland Avenue and Beckford Streets. In most cases, the owners had left their vehicles unlocked, he said.

He is advising residents not to leave their car doors unlocked at night.

The police have increased patrols in that area, he added.