Manitowoc man arrested for stealing from vehicles

Posted at 5:15 AM, Apr 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-28 06:15:17-04

MANITOWOC, WI -- Police said a 23-year-old Manitowoc man was taken into custody Friday morning after entering five unlocked vehicles. 

The call came in just after 3 a.m. from a citizen. 

Officers found the suspect walking south on Mariner's Trail and Magnolia Avenue. 

The suspect said he entered vehicles in the area of the 1300 block of Oriole Drive and the 1700 block of Lilac Drive. 

The suspect was taken to Manitowoc jail and is facing multiple counts of theft and a probation hold. 

The suspect was already on probation for a previous theft conviction. 

Police are reminding folks to lock vehicles, garages and homes. 

Also if you notice any missing property contact the Manitowoc Police Department AT 920-686-6551 and reference MTPD Case #'s 2017-00005742 and 2017-00005745.