WADSWORTH, OH (WOIO) - Police in Wadsworth are urging vigilance after a string of thefts from vehicles.
Targeted neighborhoods include Highland Avenue, Ohio Avenue and N. Pardee Street. Items stolen include GPS units, cell phones, other electronic devices, wallets/purses and loose change.
Here are some basic tips to prevent these types of crimes:
- Lock any vehicles when left unattended
- Do not store valuable items in vehicles
- If property is left in vehicles, do not leave it visible
- Park in a well-lit area
Police are asking anyone who notices unusual or unfamiliar vehicles, persons or activities to contact them at 330-334-1511 (non-emergency) or at 911 in case of an emergency.