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Posted on Mon, Jun 3, 2013 : 12:45 p.m.

Ann Arbor police investigating rash of vehicle break-ins

By John Counts

Officials are investigating six vehicle break-ins that occurred sometime between 7:40 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday near Stone School Road and Interstate 94, Ann Arbor police Lt. Renee Bush reported Monday.

The side or rear windows were reportedly smashed and GPS units and similar types of navigational systems were targeted, according to a news release. All six vehicles were locked.

Three of the vehicles were parked in the 2900 block of Birch Hollow, two in the 3500 Pheasant Run Circle and one in the 3000 block of Valencia Circle.

Police said there are no suspects at this time.

Anyone with information about these incidents is encouraged to call the Ann Arbor police anonymous tip line at 734-794-6939 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK UP (773-2587).

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Mon, Jun 3, 2013 : 5 p.m.

Such a shame to find your car windows broken for a few cents of parking change or nothing at all. Why?

Richard Carter

Mon, Jun 3, 2013 : 10:34 p.m.

Sounds like in this case it was cars with GPS systems.