Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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Release Number: 15-319
- For Immediate Release:
- Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
- June 22, 2015
- Contact Person:
- Public Information Office : firstname.lastname@example.org
As a reminder to citizens, do not leave anything of value in your vehicle.
- June 1, 2015
- Time: 12:00 AM
- State Parks
- Morris Bridge Road and Bruce B. Downs
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating several vehicle burglaries that are occurring at State Parks in the area of Morris Bridge Road and Bruce B. Downs Blvd.
In each of the vehicle burglaries, the suspect or suspects are targeting vehicles where the owner has left valuables such as purses, wallets etc. in the vehicle. The suspects smash out the window and steal the items. The suspects have then attempted to utilize the victim's personal identification and attempt to cash checks or withdraw money.
Anyone with any information reference these burglaries is asked to contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200.
As a reminder to citizens, do not leave anything of value in your vehicle. If you do leave valuables inside your car, put them in the trunk of your vehicle prior to arriving at your destination.