Boone Co. investigates string of car break-ins

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

BURLINGTON, KY (FOX19) - The Boone County Sheriff's Department is investigating a string of car break-ins over Memorial Day weekend.

Police say eight residents in the Lassing Green subdivision in Union experienced their vehicles broken into Saturday night and another five residents in the Thornwilde neighborhood in Hebron on Monday night. Besides those, there were similar, albeit, scattered reports in Burlington, Hebron and near Florence.

Wallets, purses, mp-3 players, GPS units, compact discs, and loose change account for most of the property taken.

Anyone with information should call the Sheriff's Department at (859) 334-2175 or the Crime Stoppers at (513) 352-3040.

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