Lawrence County deputies crack down on vehicle theft rings

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Three people are behind bars after weeks of car break-ins plague Lawrence County.

Detectives with the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office used this video, plus tips from area residents to find three unrelated vehicle theft rings in the county.

Hundreds of dollars of stolen property has been recovered, and deputies are currently working to identify those items’ rightful owners and return them.

The sheriff’s office is filing charges against the suspects now, and will soon release their identities.

If you’ve had anything stolen from a car in Lawrence County in the last three weeks, call 417-466-2131.

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