Local

Police: Be Aware Of Thieves When Warming Up Your Car

View Comments
police lights, police generic, minneapolis

(credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. Here's How To Keep Your Family Healthy This Flu Season
  2. MN Family Wants Down Syndrome Diagnoses To Change
  3. The Lowdown: 'Breaking Bad' Dolls Enrage Parents
  4. New Vikings Stadium On Track For 2016 Opening
  5. 4 Things To Know For Oct. 21, 2014

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – If you live in Minneapolis and warm up your car before you leave in the morning, police are warning to be on the lookout for thieves.

Minneapolis Police said Thursday that as many as 17 cars have been stolen in southeast Minneapolis over the past week. Many of them were left unattended and running in the cold.

If you live in Minneapolis and leave your car unattended while it’s running, you could actually face a $34 fine. Car owners can even get a ticket if your car is stolen with your keys in the ignition.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,902 other followers