Police: Canton burglaries have residents on alert

Police: Canton burglaries have residents on alert
The Cleveland Police Department said the Homicide Unit has been notified after a body was found in the area of West 30th Street and Train Avenue on Sunday. (Source: WOIO)

Residents living in the areas Ridgewood, Market Heights and Vassar Park are being alerted that several burglaries and attempted burglaries have occurred since August 1.

According to police the suspects are getting in through open windows, dog doors, or  removing window A/C units.

They are taking cash items, purses, wallets and are believed to be on foot or a bicycle.

The burglaries are occurring after midnight many while the residents are home sleeping.

Residents residing in these areas that have cameras are encouraged to review their video for any suspicious persons and to check their windows for possible attempts.

Anyone with information should contact the Canton Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-489-3144 or by texting CANTON followed by your tip to 847411.

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