York Regional police have made six arrests and recovered more than two dozen stolen automobiles worth more than $1.5 million after busting a prolific vehicle theft ring.
In a launch, police mentioned over the previous a number of years there’s been a rise in thefts of Lexus and Toyota SUV’s from their proprietor’s driveways, often in the course of the in a single day hours.
York police say the focused automobiles are in excessive demand abroad, particularly in North Africa.
Six folks face expenses, 5 from Toronto and one from Mississauga.
Police say 28 automobiles worth more than $1.5 million have been recovered.
Investigators shared a video of the thieves in motion. It reveals two males utilizing a screwdriver to open a door, with out tripping the alarm.
They then use an digital machine to trick the vehicle into accepting a unique key.
The complete course of takes about 10 to twenty minutes.
Police additionally launched photos of some of the automobiles seized (pictured beneath).
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