Cape Girardeau police remind residents to lock up their vehicles

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - "HIDE IT, LOCK IT, OR LOSE IT!" The Cape Girardeau Police Deparment is reminding the public to keep their items safe after a string of break-ins.

Several vehicles were entered during the night in the area of the 1400-block and 1500-block of Luce, Themis, and Whitener Streets.

Police said they believe all of these vehicles were unlocked.

Items like a laptop, books and cash were taken from one vehicle. The books were later found a short distance down the street.

There were two vehicles stolen on Tuesday, Sept. 19 in the area of Henderson and Themis. Both were recovered the next day a block away from where they were stolen.

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