Car windows smashed, purses stolen in Farmington

Farmington Public Safety is reminding motorists to remove valuables from parked vehicles, after two “forced entry” larcenies over the past week.

According to a alert, car windows were smashed in both cases. The first happened at Shiawassee Park on September 14 at around 8 p.m.; the second, in a parking lot of a business along Farmington Road on September 21, between 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Authorities also suggest parking in well-lighted areas and reporting any suspicious people, vehicles or situations. Call 248-474-4700, or for an immediate response, call 9-1-1.