On 08/12/17 at 0315 hrs CPD was dispatched to the area of Middle St and S Coldbrook Ave for several individuals entering unlocked vehicles. The caller was following the individuals but was spotted causing them to flee the area prior to CPD arrival. The caller observed the individuals walking up the street trying every door handle to see if the vehicles were unlocked. Several vehicles were entered through unlocked doors and the contents were rummaged through. The individuals took items of value and any cash they found.
The Chambersburg Police Department would like to remind everyone to make sure they lock their vehicles every time they leave them unattended. Your vehicles should always be locked with no items of value left in plain sight.
Anyone having information that would lead to the identification of any suspects is asked to contact the Chambersburg Police Department or leave a tip on Crimewatch.