Westfield Police Actively Investigating Car Burglary Suspects

Police remind residents to lock their vehicles.

The is actively investigating car burglary suspects who were apprehended early Wednesday morning.

According to Westfield Police Capt. Cliff Auchter there is an active investigation but because not all the paperwork has been filed, no further details can be released at this time.

Car break-ins have been reoccurring throughout the year, with the most recent taking place . Earlier this year, the worked together to find thieves who robbed 22 cars in Westfield and many more in Cranford during St. Patrick's Day weekend.

Westfield Police Chief David Wayman told Patch at the time that in many instances, residents' cars were unlocked. He reminded residents to keep their cars locked even if they are parked in driveways or in front of their homes.

Patch will update this story when more information is available. 

LB August 22, 2012 at 09:58 PM
saw the patrol car around my block late last night early this am, flashing the spot light circling a few other blocks in the manor park section. Someone was in my car in my driveway, some stuff was moved around from the console when i got in the car this morning i noticed it.... think they got my change from the ashtray
LB August 22, 2012 at 10:03 PM
can we get the suspects names and pics? so i know if i see them in my area they might be casing a house.... cause thats where this petty car break in stuff goes, they get bored and bolder and need a new high...creeping around your living room when you're sleeping


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