(Michigan City, IN) - Four juveniles have been arrested for stealing and taking items from motor vehicles in the Michigan City area.
According to police, 31 felony counts and 35 misdemeanor counts ranging from theft to criminal gang activity were filed against the juveniles.
The investigation stems from a recent increase in vehicle thefts, thefts from vehicles, and criminal mischief complaints. Guns were among the stolen items in the hands of the suspects.
Police said other individuals might be involved, and the investigation is continuing.
Victims are encouraged to contact Detective Mark Galetti at 219-874-3221 Ext. 1088 or email him at email@example.com.
According to police, people should park in well-lit areas to help keep their vehicles from becoming a target. People should also keep personal belongings out of view, lock their doors, roll windows up, and report any suspicious activity to the police department.