MECHANICBURG – On Aug. 25 between the hours of 2 a.m. and 4 a.m., multiple vehicles were broken into in the Village of Mechanicsburg.
Multiple items were stolen including a loaded handgun. During this incident the suspect took a vehicle and left the vehicle in the local car dealership parking lot.
The vehicle was located and returned but the suspect took the keys with him. This suspect then returned on Aug. 26 and took the vehicle again. The vehicle is a blue Volkswagen Passat bearing Ohio Registration HEA2929 and has a broken passenger side mirror.
If anyone has information on the suspect or sees the vehicle do not approach it – contact your local jurisdiction.
The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. If you know the suspect we are asking for your help to identify him.
If you have information on the identity of the suspect, please contact Lt. Robert McConnell at 937-834-3303 ext. 116.
David C. Patrick, II
Chief of Police
Mechanicsburg Police Department