Rockingham County Sheriff's Investigators Seeking Leads in Recent Car Break-Ins/Thefts on Hampton Rd. in Ruffin

Rockingham County Sheriff's Investigators are currently seeking leads on several reported thefts of items from inside unlocked vehicles on Hampton Rd. in Ruffin over the weekend. Items taken from the vehicles included money, various tools, an ignition interlock device, a wallet and an Amazon Fire Tablet.

In addition, a 1990 Blue in Color Chevrolet Silverado was stolen from 1721 Hampton Rd. Ruffin, N.C. The stolen truck was displaying the license plate YL4155 when it was taken.

Anyone with any information about these thefts is asked to call the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at (336) 634-3232 or Rockingham County the Crime Stoppers Hotline at (336) 349-9683.

Rockingham County Sheriff Sam Page would like to remind residents that it is always a good idea to lock the doors to your vehicle whenever left parked (even at your home), and to remove any items of value from the vehicle.

Avoid leaving wallets, purses, firearms, medications, keys to the vehicle, laptops, phones or other electronic devices in the car overnight.

And always report any suspicious activity in your neighborhood immediately by calling 9-1-1.