FREMONT – Multiple incidents of vehicles being entered and items being stolen were reported on Saturday.
According to Lt. Ed Watts with the Fremont Police Department, at approximately 6 a.m. on Saturday officers were dispatched to 1700 N. Hancock Street in reference to items being stolen from a vehicle. The victim reported an unknown party entered their unlocked vehicle and stole approximately $150 worth of personal items.
And at 8:45 a.m. in the area of 1500 N. Hancock Street another report of stolen items from a vehicle was received. The victim reported an unknown perpetrator had entered their unlocked vehicle and took personal items totaling an estimated $185.
At 9:30 a.m. in the area of the 1300 block of E. 19th Street a victim reported they had left their vehicle unlocked and an unknown person or persons stole approximately $65 worth of personal effects.
At 9:50 a.m. officers received a report of another vehicle being broken into in the area of the 1300 block of E. 19th Street. The victim stated their vehicle had been broken into and $245 worth of personal items was taken. The unknown party also damaged the vehicle which was estimated at $200.
And at 12:35 p.m. officers were dispatched to the area of the 300 block of E. 17th Street regarding another theft from a vehicle. The victim reported two of their vehicles were parked on the street, and an unknown party got into them and took approximately $80 in personal items from inside. There was no damage to either car.
There are no known suspects for any of the break-ins. The Fremont Police Department is cautioning citizens against leaving personal items inside vehicles, and to also make sure vehicles are locked.
Also on Sunday at approximately 12:15 a.m. officers observed two vehicles traveling at a high rate of speed in the area of 900 N. Bell Street. A traffic stop was conducted with both vehicles in the 2300 block of N. Bell Street. Contact was made with both drivers, and both drivers acknowledged they were attempting to beat each other to a restaurant, and they were cited and released for Excessive Speed and Racing on a Highway.