Break-Ins at Daycares
By: CJ Cassidy
irardeau police investigate a rash of vehicle break
ins outside several daycare centers.
o far investigators do not have any suspects
and now they want your help tracking down the person or persons responsible.
olice say when parents drive up to drop off or pick up their children
they tend to leave their cars running and their doors unlocked
and that's when the suspect or suspects make their move
ne woman who had her purse stolen says it was so traumatizing
she wants to make sure it doesn't happen to anyone else out here again.
'm lucky if
in my purse
this was one of the few times
had money in my purse
doesn't consider herself lucky anymore.
ot after becoming the latest victim in a rash of car break
ins outside three
irardeau day care centers.
t's not even the money
had pictures of my kids
had to take day off work filling out paperwork getting cards replaced getting my driver's license done
," Frazier says.
azier's one of seven victims whose cars have been broken into since late
Sgt. Barry Hovis with the C
the thief acts so quickly, the victims don't even realize they've been robbed until later on.
need to remind customers to lock their vehicles when they're getting out
," Hovis says.
hat's exactly what
oop hopes to do,
as she sends out
letters of warning.
oop says cameras in the building monitor the children inside
now, she says they may consider tighter security outside.
razier says that would go a long way in easing her fears.
have an older son in school
sometimes in the afternoon
'll run in and leave him
what if my children would have been in there
they could have been hurt
," Frazier says.
olice say if you have any information you think might help
, call them at (
hey also say stay aler
lock your doors