36 car larcenies reported in Port Huron neighborhoods since early August

Posted at 5:15 AM, Sep 25, 2020

PORT HURON, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Port Huron Police Department is urging residents to lock their cars and hide valuables after a series of car larcenies were recently reported.

Police say 36 unlocked vehicles were entered since August 9.

The locations are sporadic, but they range as far north as the 500 block of Lakeview Avenue to the 1000 block of Union Street, according to the department. A cluster was concentrated in the area west of 10th Avenue, between Lincoln Avenue and Lyon Street.

Citizens are strongly encouraged to lock their vehicle doors and keep belongings out of sight.

Police advise:

  • Do not keep the ignition keys in the vehicle, as one was stolen in the 2600 block of Woodstock Drive.
  • As winter approaches, lock your cars when warming them up.

Call 911 if you see an in-progress crime or to report suspicious activity.

If you have information about the suspects in these car break-ins please call the police at (810) 984-8415 or CAPTURE at (810) 987-6688.