Police: Break-ins attempted at 3 homes
Oneonta city police investigated reports of three attempted burglaries at neighboring Elm Street homes, Lt. Douglas Brenner said Monday.
The attempted break-ins happened Wednesday night into Thursday, Brenner said. No property was taken, however, police are concerned that access was attempted when residents were at home.
Police investigated a report that someone tried to get into one home through a window, Brenner said, and another site of possible window tampering.
Brenner said burglary prevention steps include installing motion-detector lights and locking doors and windows.