Schenectady police warn residents after string of burglaries

Posted at: 08/19/2013 5:42 PM
By: WNYT Staff

SCHENECTADY - Lock your doors and windows, especially at night while you're sleeping-- that's the warning tonight from Schenectady Police following a string of burglaries in the city.

Police are investigating 18 burglaries, all occurring since august first in city's north side.

They say the burglars are striking while people are sleeping, getting in through an unlocked rear or side window.

Police say they will have additional patrols out searching for the suspects.