Thieves target CTA parking lot off Orange Line: Alert - New York News

Thieves target CTA parking lot off Orange Line: Alert

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Police are warning Southwest Side Orange Line riders of an increase in thefts from vehicles in a CTA parking lot.

The vehicles are parked in CTA lots in the 5100 block of South Pulaski Road when somebody damages the vehicles and takes items from inside, according to a community alert from Area Central detectives.

The thefts happened early Aug. 5 and during the day Aug. 8, 19 and 20, police said.

Police said motorists should make sure their vehicles are secured and warn not to leave valuables in the plain sight.

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