Jul 30, 2014

WD Police Investigating Rash of Honda Civic Electronic Thefts

Thieves broke into four Honda Civics on Nov. 1; three of the cars had electronic equipment missing.

WD Police Investigating Rash of Honda Civic Electronic Thefts

West Deptford residents who own Honda Civics should be on the lookout after a string of thefts involving the vehicle model.

and two others were broken into on the same day. The common denominator across all four cases was the theft of stereo equipment and other electronics from the vehicles. All four vehicles involved were locked at the time they were broken into.

West Deptford Police were able to recover both stolen vehicles. The first, a 1997 Civic, was stolen from a Kingswick Apartments parking lot and later recovered that evening in Camden. There was nothing stolen from the vehicle.

The second vehicle, a 1998 Civic, was taken from outside a home on Budd Boulevard. It was later found that night in Deptford, with all of the stereo equipment taken out of the car.

Two other cases, which involved the theft of a stereo system from a 1996 Honda Civic and a stolen GPS cord from a 1995 Honda Civic, are believe to be connected with the two car thefts. Both cars were parked on Woodhollow Drive.

All four cases remain under investigation. Anyone with any tips related to this or any other case can contact West Deptford Police at 856-853-4599.

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