Austin police is warning residents to beware of wheel and tire thefts in southwest Austin.
APD says they have received two reports from residents in the Circle C area where the wheels and tires were stolen from their vehicles.
Police say in both incidents, which occurred in the 10700 block of Walebridge Court, thieves left the vehicle on cinderblocks and left the lug nuts behind.
APD says citizens should park in well-lit areas or in secure areas and utilize wheel locks if possible.
Anyone with any information about these incidents is asked to call APD at 512-974-4417.
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