NOTE: This story was updated after Barrington police clarified the break-ins did not take place in their town.
JAMESTOWN, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are warning Rhode Islanders to remain vigilant after as many as 32 cars were broken into in Jamestown.
Jamestown police said the break-ins happened all around town Monday night into Tuesday, and in some cases the car keys were stolen.
Officers spotted the suspects early Tuesday morning, but police said they lost sight of their vehicle after a brief pursuit.
Police urged residents to keep their car doors locked and not leave valuables inside. They also asked people who live in Jamestown to check their home security cameras between the hours of midnight and 3 a.m. Tuesday to look for possible suspects.
Anyone with information on the car breaks should contact Jamestown police at (401) 423-1212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.