Airbags Stolen from Numerous Cars in Several Neighborhoods

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Airbags were stolen from a fig of vehicles successful respective Arlington neighborhoods overnight Friday.

The thefts were reported successful the Buckingham, Bluemont and Westover neighborhoods. In all, 7 vehicles were “forcibly entered into and had their aerial bags stolen,” according to the Arlington County Police Department.

Airbags are a lucrative target for thieves, who tin reportedly merchantability them connected the achromatic marketplace for a mates 100 dollars. Arlington has been nary alien to adjacent larger airbag theft sprees implicit the years.

More connected past week’s bid of thefts, from and ACPD transgression report:

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2021-08130066/08130067/08130078/08130083, 4400 artifact of N. Pershing Drive/5700 artifact of 11th Street N./700 artifact of N. Kensington Street/5600 artifact of 5th Street N. At astir 6:54 a.m. connected August 13, constabulary were dispatched to the precocious study of a larceny from auto. The probe revealed that successful total, 7 unfortunate vehicles were recovered to person been forcibly entered into and had their aerial bags stolen. Additionally, tools were stolen from 1 of the vehicles. There is nary suspect(s) description. The probe is ongoing.

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