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Oakmont police issue warning after several thefts from vehicles reported

Madasyn Czebiniak
| Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Several reports of thefts from vehicles Thursday in Oakmont prompted the police department to issue a warning for residents on its Facebook page.

The Thursday post signed by police Chief Michael Ford said the incidents occurred early Thursday morning at various borough locations.

In addition to thefts from vehicles, a vehicle itself was reported stolen, the post said.

"Please lock your vehicles and remove valuables," the post said. "Do not store spare keys in the vehicle and remove firearms. Report any suspicious activity by calling 911."

A phone message left at the police department late Thursday afternoon was not immediately returned.

Oakmont police can be reached at 412-826-1578.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4702, mczebiniak@tribweb.com, or on Twitter @maddyczebstrib.

Madasyn Czebiniak is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-226-4702, mczebiniak@tribweb.com, or on Twitter @maddyczebstrib.

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