INVESTIGATION: 3 vehicles stolen; 8 broken into - WECT, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

INVESTIGATION: 3 vehicles stolen; 8 broken into

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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Officers with the Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department are seeking information in connection to a string of stolen vehicles and vehicle break-ins.

Authorities said police were called to a residence on Pine Road Thursday night for a reported stolen vehicle, and located a stolen vehicle from Wilmington near the residence while taking the report.

After a check of the area, police found the stolen vehicle from Pine Road.

According to police, officers received another call for a stolen vehicle on North Shore Drive, followed by the report of a third stolen vehicle, also on North Shore Drive.

Police said all three vehicles have been recovered, but while investigating the car thefts, officers began to receive reports of vehicle break-ins.

In all, eight vehicles were broken into. Authorities said some small items were taken from the vehicles.

According to the Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department, all of the vehicles were unlocked and the stolen vehicles all had the keys somewhere in the vehicle.

Anyone with information regarding these crimes should contact Lt. Rick Spencer at (910) 845-2247.

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