Police investigating tire slashings on Sheboygan's northeast side, release video
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police are trying to find the person responsible for several tire slashings in Memorial Neighborhood on Sheboygan's northeast side.
According to Sheboygan Police, the slashings happened around October 5, October 16, and October 29. All of the damaged vehicles were parked in the street and it's believed the damage is going on between 10:00 p.m. and midnight.
Police have released surveillance video of the suspect.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheboygan Police Department at 920-459-3333 or report tips anonymously through Sheboygan Countywide Crime Stoppers at 1-877-CUF-THEM (877-283-8436) or CUFTHEM.COM.
Police recommend neighbors take the following steps to try to prevent future crimes:
- If possible, vehicles should be kept in a garage or off the street in a driveway.
- Vehicles parked in a well-lit area with good visibility are less likely to become targets for crimes.
- Motion lighting, or even leaving on exterior lights overnight, can help deter crimes around your property and costs next to nothing.
- Pay attention to people out and about in your neighborhood, especially at night, and report any activity you think may be related to these crimes.