In the last 1 ½ months the Mount Pleasant Police Department has taken four burglaries within this attached diagram/mapped area, while the Racine Police Department had taken an additional burglary off of Lathrop Avenue within this same area, but the City of Racine’s jurisdiction.
The suspect(s) have forced/gained entry through front doors, garage service doors, as well as windows. We are asking residents to make sure they are securing their vehicles and residences and to be vigilant when coming and going from their residences. Outside lights should be checked to make sure they are in good working condition and left on during the night time hours. If they see anyone/anything suspicious in their neighborhood they should please call 911, so police can respond to investigate. These burglaries remain under investigation by the Mt. Pleasant and Racine Police Departments.
“Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Mt. Pleasant Police Department at 884-0454 option #4 or Crime Stoppers at (262) 636-9330, via e-mail through the website www.racine.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) and typing in TIP417 with your text message.”