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Police make arrest in series of Algiers car burglaries

Ronald Robinson, 17 (Source: NOPD) Ronald Robinson, 17 (Source: NOPD)
ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) -

New Orleans police have made an arrest in a string of Algiers vehicle burglaries.

Police say that 17-year-old Ronald Robinson was arrested on Monday. He faces charges of attempted simple burglary and possession of stolen things.

According to police, officers witnessed Robinson pulling on car door handles in the 1900 block of Nie Parkway.

Robinson is also suspected of committing several simple burglaries of vehicles in the area.

The NOPD says to avoid becoming a victim of a vehicle burglary, they suggest locking your car doors every time you exit the car, keep windows and

sunroof's closed, and don’t leave valuables such as laptops, cell phones, wallets, purses or GPS devices in plain view.

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