Similar car break-ins over weekend

By Beau Ebenezer

December 9, 2012 Updated Dec 10, 2012 at 11:32 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Police are warning to keep a close eye on your vehicles.

A series of car break-ins are hitting Peoria and causing concern for many residents

Several West Bluff and central Peoria residents reported break-ins and thefts from their vehicles early Friday morning.

Police say a brick was used to break into three vehicles on North Isabell Avenue. A purse and small amounts of cash were taken.

The same break-in technique was used on a cars parked on North Sheridan and Briarwood, where $50 was stolen from each vehicle.

Another break-in was reported on Orange Street.

Authorities are investigating the incidents.

There are no suspects at this time.

If you have any information, contact Peoria Police or Crime-stoppers at 673-9000.

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