The following information was provided by the Ladue Police Department in an email. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.
During the night time hours of Thursday, Aug. 29 and Friday, Aug. 30, seventeen vehicles were searched by person(s) unknown and the incidents were reported by the owners to the police department this morning.
The incidents occurred on 5 different residential streets:
Woodcrest, Ladue Ridge, Ellsworth, Deer Creek Lane and Wakefield
It appears that all of the cars were unlocked at the time of the searches.
Only one resident has reported property missing.
Anyone with information on these crimes is asked to contact the Ladue Police Department at (314) 993-1214.
Anonymous tips can be made to the St. Louis Regional CrimeStoppers at 866-371-TIPS (8477).