Over the last three days, approximately 24 Los Alamos residents report being victims of automobile burglary, according to the Los Alamos Police Department.
In all cases, the suspect(s) entered unlocked vehicles, rummaged through the contents and in most cases, took items from the vehicle.
The Los Alamos Police Department stated in a news release today that it cannot express enough the importance of people removing all items and locking their vehicles.
LAPD is asking for the community’s assistance in being vigilant and aware of any suspicious activity. During the course of investigating the burglaries, LAPS has learned of two suspect vehicles. The first is an older minivan, which is dark blue and has rust on the hood. The other is a yellow sedan, possibly a Mustang.
Anyone spotting vehicles matching these descriptions is encouraged to call the Los Alamos Police Department at 505.662.8222.