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Unlocked Car Stolen In New Canaan; Police Release Video Of Would-Be Thieves

New Canaan Police released a video on Instagram as a suspect attempts to enter a car.
New Canaan Police released a video on Instagram as a suspect attempts to enter a car. Photo Credit: New Canaan Police Department

NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- One car was stolen in New Canaan on Thursday after it was left unlocked with the keys inside, and two other unlocked cars were entered, police said.

The unlocked car that was stolen was parked on Salem Road with the keys inside, police said. Two cars that were left unlocked on Summer Street were entered and items were taken, police said.

New Canaan Police released a video on Instagram of two suspects attempting to enter a car, and running away when the homeowner locks their car from inside their home. (A screenshot is above.)

"NC Residents, these people are stealing your property because it's easy," police wrote. "Are you doing your part to help ensure you keep you stuff? Are you teaching others around you to do the same?"

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