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Police Investigating 48 Vehicle Burglaries in One Night


Last updated 7/17/2021 at 7:27am

Still shot from video of burglary. Police are hoping to get better images to aide in identification of suspects.

Lake Wales Police are investigating a rash of 48 vehicle burglaries between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning, June 14.

The bold burglars in some cases broke windows to gain access to steal valuables from the vehicles. The reported burglaries were in a concentrated area between Johnson Avenue and Greenbough Drive fairly close to Lake Wailes Lake.

Police said a vehicle was stolen during the burglaries and recovered by officers. The largest concentration of burglaries was 11 parked behind the Court of of Seven Chimneys on Park Avenue between 2 and 3 a.m.

Break-ins reported included: Greenb...

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