Paducah police investigate rash of vehicle thefts

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PADUCAH, Ky. (KBSI) – Paducah police are investigating a rash of thefts from vehicles in the city.

Officers responded to numerous reports of thefts from vehicles over the past two days.

The thefts have been scattered in the northern and western parts of the city. The majority of the thefts have been from unlocked vehicles.

Electronics and other items have been taken.

Police remind citizens to lock their vehicles and hide or remove valuables.

Report any suspicious activity by calling 911 immediately.

Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550. Information also may be provided anonymously through West Kentucky Crime Stoppers by texting WKY and tipS to 847411 (tip 411) or by downloading the app “WKY Crime Stoppers” from the Apple Store or Google Play.

Tipsters can also access the online tip form through the City of Paducah website.

Information leading to an arrest or indictment may result in a reward of up to $1,000.

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