Apartment Laundry Facilities Targeted by Burglars

By: TPD Release
By: TPD Release

Tallahassee, Florida - July 7, 2011-

Full release with pictures is attached above

The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating a series of commercial burglaries targeting apartment complex laundry facilities. The suspect/s are gaining entry into laundry facilities at various apartment complexes around town. Once inside they are prying open the laundry machines to access the coin deposit drawers. Since May 30th there have been approximately 12 similar burglaries. Anyone with information about these crimes, are asked to call the Tallahassee Police Department or Crime Stoppers. If you notice any suspicious persons or activity at your apartment complex, you are asked to call the Tallahassee Police Department at 891-4200.


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  • by poor america Location: usa on Jul 7, 2011 at 09:00 PM
    it is bad that in certain parts of every city in america you can get killed for $5.
  • by check all the coinstars on Jul 7, 2011 at 07:08 PM
    omg... that's all i have to say...
  • by Anonymous on Jul 7, 2011 at 03:24 PM
    Looks like they made a 'clean' getaway. Wocka-wocka-wocka!
  • by it is what it is on Jul 7, 2011 at 03:18 PM
    Desperate times, desperate criminals. Do a crime for a handful of quarters? Thanks OweBummer.... great job you are doing.
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      by say what? on Jul 7, 2011 at 07:07 PM in reply to it is what it is
      i'm just wondering.... didn't gas prices go up when Bush was in office? Wasn't gas already at 4 dollars a gallon? It seems strange to me that everytime a BUSH gets in to ofice our country gets targeted. The ecomony was already in a recession when OBAMA won office. That's why despite a degree I had to get two jobs.
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        by obvious on Jul 8, 2011 at 05:18 AM in reply to say what?
        I don't think politics has anything to do with someone stealing. It's a freeby and that's all there is to it until they get caught.
  • by Anonymous on Jul 7, 2011 at 12:49 PM
    Another burglary also happened right across the street from LondonTown at Meridian Place Apartments.
  • by sara Location: tallahassee on Jul 7, 2011 at 12:33 PM
    Sign of the times...This is a new low. There can't be any more than like $50 bucks in those machines. Not even worth it.
  • by Meridian Road Man Location: Meridian Place Apartments on Jul 7, 2011 at 12:25 PM
    It was probably someone from the Meridian Place Apartments where I currently reside!
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