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Police: Loaded semi-automatic pistol stolen in string of car break-ins in Swansea

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Swansea police are looking for suspect(s) in a string of car break-ins that happened overnight Tuesday. A semi-automatic pistol was one of many items stolen. (Credit: Swansea PD) Swansea police are looking for suspect(s) in a string of car break-ins that happened overnight Tuesday. A semi-automatic pistol was one of many items stolen. (Credit: Swansea PD)
SWANSEA (KMOV.com) -

Swansea Police are investigating a string of car break-ins overnight Tuesday in the Castle Acres subdivision.

Police say 12 vehicles were burglarized during the incident, some of the vehicles were unlocked but some had their windows broken. One of the unlocked vehicles had a loaded Springfield XD 9-mm semi-automatic pistol stolen from it.

Swansea Police and Illinois State Police are asking anyone who might have surveillance cameras to review their late night video.

If you do have anything suspicious on camera or any information on the burglaries, please contact Swansea PD at 618-233-8114.

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