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New Albany neighborhood targeted by crooks, residents say

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This is the neighborhood that residents say is being targeted by crooks. This is the neighborhood that residents say is being targeted by crooks.
It is thought the crooks are getting away through this wooded area. It is thought the crooks are getting away through this wooded area.

NEW ALBANY, IN (WAVE) - Neighbors are on alert, believing their neighborhood is being cased and targeted by crooks.

New Albany police have not gone on the record about the crimes, but dispatchers confirm a series of car break-ins along Sunset Drive in the Crestview and Silver Hills neighborhoods.

In one case, police reportedly told neighbors a retired doctor was held at gunpoint in his home.

It is believed that the crooks escape through a wooded area.

Neighbors were told one person was arrested in the case.   

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