On 9/9/17, the Mechanicsburg Police Department responded to several thefts from motor vehicles where one of the windows of the vehicles were broken out to gain access to items inside the vehicles. Some of the items taken in the thefts included a kitchen knife set, raffle tickets and cash, which were being sold for an animal rescue. Anyone with information in regards to the thefts is asked to contact the police department at (717) 691-3300. Anonymous tips can be left on the website or at (717) 691-3309. Residents are reminded to not leave valuables in their vehicles.