String of garage burglaries on city's West Side

August 3, 2012 2:59:37 PM PDT
Residents on Chicago's West Side are asked to be alert following a series of garage burglaries.

Police say thieves are breaking in and stealing items from the garages or vehicles parked inside.

The first incident took place in the 2100-block of West Van Buren Street on July 29.

A second one occurred on the same block on July 30.

Burglars hit the 2300-block of West Adams on August 1.