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Yoga/Pilates studios and Gyms Being Targeted for Break-ins

by Prince Of Petworth July 21, 2016 at 9:40 am 8 Comments

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From MPD:

“We are experiencing a series of Burglaries involving Yoga/Pilates studios and gyms. Ten (10) burglaries of yoga/Pilates studios and/or gyms have been reported in the past 30-days. These burglaries are occurring across the city to include businesses in Patrol Districts 1D, 2D, 3D, and 5D.

Forced entry is used in these cases and offices within the studios have been ransacked. Cash and small electronic items have been targeted. Ensure that your businesses have working surveillance and alarm systems. Review your doors, windows and security gates each day and ensure that you have adequate lighting. Should you be the victim of such a break in, do not touch anything and call 9-1-1 for our response immediately.”

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