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Car burglaries reported in St. Charles

Published: Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

ST. CHARLES – The St. Charles Police Department this week responded to two vehicle burglaries in residential areas on the city’s far west side, police said Friday.

The burglaries reportedly happened Wednesday during the overnight and early morning hours in the 100 block of St. Germain Place and the 200 block of Tower Hill Drive near Peck Road.

Department spokeswoman Lisa Blackwell said miscellaneous items were stolen from the unlocked vehicles. She could not say what specifically was taken.

Police are urging citizens to secure their cars and remove anything of value if possible.

Personal items should not be in plain view.

Those with information regarding these burglaries are asked to call police at 630-377-4435. Confidential information can be submitted on the city’s website, www.stcharlesil.gov, under the “Drug & Crime Tip Line.”

The tip line can be reached at 866-378-4267.

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