The Saskatoon Police Service would like to remind the public to please lock their vehicles and remove all valuables from inside, especially vehicle keys.
On September 5, 2017, the SPS received three similar reports of vehicle thefts.
In the first instance, a suspect broke into a truck and stole it using keys that had been left inside.
The second case saw a suspect break into a truck, locate and steal car keys for the owners other vehicle, and subsequently steal the car.
The suspect in the third theft stole an unlocked truck with the keys inside. Police located the truck at approximately 3:30 a.m., September 6, 2017. Further investigation found that in the time the truck had been stolen then recovered by Police, it had already been sold. Five people were arrested for Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000.
The SPS is again, urging the public to please secure their property and lock their vehicles.