The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple larcenies from motor vehicles and several Malicious Destruction of Property incidents in Algoma Township. Most of the incidents happened Saturday night, October 2, into the early morning hours of Sunday, October 3.
There are over 15 victims of these crimes. The suspects have been randomly breaking the windshields of vehicles, slashing tires, keying vehicles, cutting trampolines, and stealing anything of value that was left inside vehicles (i.e. IPODs, GPS systems).
Deputies estimate the total amount of property damaged to be in excess of $10,000.00.
The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is requesting anyone that has information that could lead to the apprehension of the individuals involved call Deputy Tonya Walkons at 616 632- 6181 x 4196 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.
You can also text a tip to Silent Observer by texting TIP 138 plus your message to CRIMES 274637. The key word TIP 138 must appear on the first line of your text message in order to reach Silent Observer.