The Lowell Police Department is alerting the public to a recent increase in thefts of tires and rims from motor vehicles. Between October 29th and November 27th, there have been (11) reports of these types of thefts. Of the (11) reported thefts, (8) were from Hondas and (3) from Acuras. The majority of the thefts have occurred during the early morning hours between 2-5:30 a.m. The thefts do not appear to be confined to any specific area of the city and have occurred within the (4) major sections of the city. The police are asking the citizens of Lowell to be extra vigilant in protecting their vehicles. Any suspicious activity or persons should be immediately reported to the police. Any person having knowledge related to these thefts are asked to contact the police.
Emergency : 911
Non Emergency: 978-937-3200
Criminal Investigations Division: 978-937-3242
Anonymous Crime Stoppers Tip Line: 978-459-TIPS(8477)
Text-a-TiP: Text tip to 847411 (Tip must begin with LPDtip)