Teens Behind DeKalb Car Burglaries

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The city of DeKalb is warning residents about a serious spike in car burglaries.

DeKalb Police have taken 141 reports of the car crime within the first six months of 2016, that’s a 34% increase compared to this time last year.  So far, officers arrested 23 people and most of them are juveniles.

Police are asking residents to keep valuables out of sight in the cars, lock your doors and windows, and to report any suspicious activity.

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