Thief cuts screens to break into Waterloo homes while residents slept
Personal items and vehicle stolen during 3 home break-ins, Waterloo Regional Police Service says
Police are investigating after four homes in Waterloo were broken into this week while the people inside were asleep.
On Tuesday, the Waterloo Regional Police Service received four reports of break-ins from homes on Moccasin Drive, Greenbrier Drive and Longwood Drive. The three streets in the northern part of the city are all connected to each other.
Sometime in the early morning hours, someone cut the screens of windows and doors to gain entry into three of the homes.
Personal items were taken and a vehicle was stolen from one of the homes.
Police said a fourth break-in was attempted but was unsuccessful.
Police believe the break-ins are related.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 519-570-9777 ext. 8616 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.