BCSO reports thefts from vehicles

Several reported Feb. 13-15 in Elberta, Lillian, Summerdale areas

BCSO RELEASE
Posted 2/16/17

LILLIAN, Alabama — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a large number of thefts from vehicles in the Lillian Community. On Feb. 14 and 15 the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office …

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BCSO reports thefts from vehicles

Several reported Feb. 13-15 in Elberta, Lillian, Summerdale areas

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LILLIAN, Alabama — The Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a large number of thefts from vehicles in the Lillian Community. On Feb. 14 and 15 the Baldwin County Sheriff’s Office had approximately seven breaking and entering vehicles, two automobile thefts and one burglary reported in Lillian.

Most of the breaking and entering cases involved vehicles in which their doors were left unlocked

The Sheriff’s Office is also aware that approximately 15 additional breaking and entering vehicles occurred in the Elberta and Summerdale areas around Feb. 13 which included two stolen cars out of Florida and one stolen car from Baldwin County.

“Evidence has been recovered in some cases and leads in these cases are being investigated by several area law enforcement agencies,” according to a release issued Thursday by the BCSO Investigations Command. “We are also working in conjunction with Escambia County Sheriff’s Office in Florida.”

The Sheriff’s Office is cautioning all residents to take a minute and remove any valuables from their vehicles and make sure to lock the doors. Additional information will be released as it becomes available.