Series of Austin car burglaries, thefts reported

September 11, 2013 4:56:27 AM PDT
Chicago police are warning Austin residents about a series of recent car burglaries and thefts on the West Side.

The first theft happened in the 700-block of North Central Avenue. Two more thefts happened in the 4900-block of West Ferdinand street and in the 4900-block of West Arthington Street.

In all three incidents, victims legally parked their cars and had their keys with them, but returned later to find vehicles either burglarized or stolen.