Spate of car theft incidents in Sampaloc alarms authorities

Posted at 05/28/2013 3:58 PM

A spate in car theft incidents in Manila's Sampaloc district has raised concerns among residents and officials about the security condition in the area.

On Sunday, a man lost his van which was parked along P. Florentino Street. Hours before the man's van was stolen, two motorcycle were stolen along Quintos St.

Authorities said two months ago, a Hyundai Starex was also stolen in the area.

Barangay 51 executive officer Dante Brillantes said even the barangay hall's pedicab was also stolen.

There is no information yet as to the identities of the perpetrators.

Umagang Kay Ganda, 28 May 2013