Thieves Strike Gym Parking Lot
POSTED: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 - 10:22pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm
Brownsville police say thieves hit another car parked outside a local fitness center. It's not uncommon at the Gold's parking lot in Brownsville. So far this month police are investigating several break ins.
The Brownsville Auto Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority say another thief struck Tuesday in the Gold's parking lot, this time stealing a wallet from a car by breaking the window. Police still looking for the suspect. Tuesday Brownsville police handing out pamphlets, giving safety tips to people to help prevent car break ins. They say the most important thing is not have belongings in sight for the thieves.
Daniela Chapa and her husband come to Gold's gym around four times a week. They make sure their car is safe by holding onto their expensive belongings like I-pods and cell phones.
Wednesday management from Gold's Gym will be with the Auto Theft division from Brownsville PD from 5 to 7 inside handing out pamphlets and answering questions.