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String of car break-ins during Beach concert

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Posted at 12:30 PM, Sep 18, 2012
and last updated 2012-09-18 21:08:45-04

Beach police are searching for the suspects behind a string of car break-ins at a local concert venue.

On Thursday, August 23, 2012, there were several vehicle larcenies at the Farm Bureau Live Amphitheater located at 3550 Cellar Door Way.

Police say the victims were attending a concert and noticed their vehicles had been rummaged through when they returned.

There were approximately five victims who had parked in the same section in the parking lot, officials say. There was little or no damage to the vehicles that were locked. The items stolen included GPS units, and credit cards.

Investigators say the victims’ credit cards were being used at a WaWa store located on Northampton Boulevard. Officials have surveillance video of the suspects.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects.

Anyone with information about this crime is encouraged to call the Virginia Beach Crime Solvers Office at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (562-5887) or text VBTIP with your information to CRIMES (274697).

Callers remain anonymous, and are eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest.

This case remains under investigation.

Stay with NewsChannel 3 for updates as they are available.