A 26 year-old California man, Caesar Jesus Reyes, is in the Missoula County Jail after being arrested in Idaho with items allegedly stolen from a vehicle he took from a grocery store parking lot in Missoula.
Update-7:30 a.m. February 6.. The three juveniles involved in Tuesday morning's burglaries and car thefts are facing serious charges. Sergeant Tony Rio with the Missoula County Sheriff's Department says the three are facing charges of felony burglary and theft. Sergeant Tony Rio
There must be something about the new car smell that attracts thieves, as recent FBI statistics report that nearly 800,000 motor vehicles were stolen in the United States in 2009 — representing a nationwide loss of $5.2 billion.
Your vehicle might be a little bit safer this year against auto theft than it has been in the past, but according to a new report, you might just want to hang on to that security system and full coverage insurance for awhile.