Centerville police investigating series of thefts from cars

Centerville police are investigating after items were stolen from several vehicles in the same neighborhood overnight Wednesday into Thursday.

Police were first notified of the thefts around 7:45 a.m., according to Centerville records.

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The thefts were reported on Belleville Lane, John Elwood Drive and Ghirardelli Court south of state Route 725. Three other thefts also were reported in the same area, according to Centerville police.

It’s not clear whether the vehicles that had items stolen from them were unlocked or if someone forced their way into them.

Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to contact Centerville police at 937-433-7661.

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