Oxford Police investigating rash of burglaries

Published 3:57 pm Monday, December 9, 2019

The Oxford Police Department is looking into several different incidents that resulted in burglaries.

The Salvation Army store, located on West Oxford Loop, suffered a break-in and burglary last week. Investigators with OPD do not have much to go on currently besides the silver Chevrolet Avalanche that was caught on surveillance video, according to a statement from the department.

OPD is asking for the public’s help in providing any information they can relating to the Salvation Army burglary to call 662-232-7962 or Criminal Investigations at 662-234-7962 and ask for Investigator Baker.

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On Monday morning, OPD investigated several reported auto burglaries from the Chinkapin Loop area, Mondrian Condominiums and the Links apartments.

Witnesses reported seeing three males walking house to house around 5 a.m., pulling on door handles of vehicles.

Police are asking anyone who has video of these males and wishes to share to please contact Detective Carver at 662-234-7962 at Criminal Investigations or the Police Department at 662-232-2400 or email rcarver@oxfordpolice.net.

This is a developing story.