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High-End Wheel Thieves Strike Condo Complex

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    INGOLSTADT, GERMANY - MARCH 11: The Audi company emblem is seen at a car wheel during the annual press conference on March 11, 2008 in Ingolstadt, Germany. With a rise of 5,7 percent in vehicles sales, the Audi Group's sales revenue for the 2007 fiscal year attained a record high of 33,617 million Over the last month, two Honda Accords, an Acura TL and a Dodge pickup truck lost their wheels to thieves working in the dark at two condominium complexes.

    Thieves have stolen high-end alloy wheels and left the cars on cinderblocks in South Windsor and police say it could have been worse.

    Over the last month, two Honda Accords, an Acura TL and a Dodge pickup truck lost their wheels to thieves working in the dark at two condominium complexes.

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    Police say thieves stole rims from four vehicles. (Published Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010)

    Police Sgt. Scott Custer recommends using lug nuts that lock to discourage the thieves.

    Tom Morse, a resident of St. Marc Circle, eyed his Honda Odyssey and admitted he was worried about losing his wheels. He might even buy locking lug nuts, he said.