The Smithfield Police are investigating several thefts that have occurred over the course of the past few days. Suspects are entering “unsecured” vehicles and stealing valuables. These incidents have taken place on Elmhurst Drive, Vaughn Street, Wade Drive and MacArthur Drive.
To avoid becoming a victim, please lock your vehicles “even if its parked in your own driveway.” Also, do not leave valuables in the passenger compartment of your vehicles. Either place these items in your trunk or bring them into your home.
These occurrences appear to be taking place during the early morning hours. If you hear or see anything suspicious, please do not hesitate to contact the Smithfield Police Department at 231-2500. Also, please make your call as soon as possible.