Akron police investigating rash of vehicle break-ins

Akron police investigating rash of vehicle break-ins

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron police are trying to identify a suspect caught on surveillance footage breaking into a vehicle and stealing a backpack.

The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. on March 9 in the 2000 block of Quayle Drive.

Arkon police investigating vehicle thefts

According to police, there has been a rash of vehicle break-ins nearby over the last week.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Akron Police Officer W. Soulsby at 330-375-2530; the APD Tip Line at 330-375-2TIP; or the Summit County Crimestoppers, Inc. at 330-434-COPS (2677).

You can also text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637 (CRIMES). Callers can remain anonymous.

Any Facebook tips that contain personal information, including names, email addresses, telephone numbers, or mailing addresses should be sent as a private message rather than via comments.

If you see the suspect, do not approach; call 911.

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