Police notice increase in larcenies, vandalism and break-ins in Blackman Township

Posted at 4:59 PM, Aug 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-31 16:59:28-04

After seeing an increase in larcenies, vandalism and breaking and enterings, the Blackman-Leoni Township Department of Public Safety is urging residents to be vigilant.

The increase in activity is occurring in Blackman Township in several neighborhoods adjacent to West Parnall Road, the department reports.

The public safety department is wanting to remind residents to lock vehicles, houses and sheds, as well as keep an eye out for any suspicious activity. If anything suspicious is noticed, residents can call 911 to have officers look into it.

The majority of the incidents are occurring overnight, the department reports, and there is an increase in patrols for the area.

Anyone with information regarding the recent incidents can contact the detective bureau at 517-788-4223.