MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — Lock your car, and remove your valuables. That’s the message from Murfreesboro Police after a recent rash of car break-ins across the city.
Police have responded to 81 car burglaries in the last month, and 13 firearms were stolen from cars during that same time period.
We need to keep banging against being careless (You can’t fix stupid, I know). How careless is people being?
In many of the cases, officers said the car doors were left unlocked, and valuable items were left in plain sight.
In addition to car burglaries, there have also been several vehicles stolen in the city. Detectives said the doors to all the stolen vehicles were unlocked with the key fob inside.
Lock the car, take the gun with you if you are home or get a car safe box if you have to go to a legally-enforced Gun Free Zone. And lock the doors take the frigging key/fob with you.