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Robbers target unlocked cars, garages

Police are warning several communities in Wilmington about some night time robberies. Police are warning several communities in Wilmington about some night time robberies.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Police are warning several communities in Wilmington about some night time robberies. A number of areas around Wilmington including Airlie Road, Military Cutoff, even Landfall, a gated community, have been hit with theft.

Families in that area shared a message with WECT, sent by the Wilmington Police. The message says suspects move around on foot in the shadows of trees and landscaping. The target -  unlocked cars, garages and storage buildings. 

Police stress the need to simply lock up behind you. Securing your property and reporting suspicious activity is still the best defense. If you expect anything unusual, call 911.

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