Car Thefts Continue With More Cars Stolen in Broad Daylight
The car thefts that have been plaguing the nation have continued to batter Rockland County, with more reports of cars being stolen in broad daylight.
According to sources familiar with these incidents, the professional thieves disconnect the tracking devices and change the VIN numbers of the cars they steal. They then ship the stolen cars overseas through Newark NJ, all in less than two hours.
A recent incident in Montreal took place in daylight, where a team of thieves grabbed a car and made it “disappear”. The vehicle was discovered along with two others jammed into a shipping container and packed around with old mattresses.
The discovery, made just in time, happed due to the cooperation of the car company, which was able to pinpoint the GPS location of the vehicle.