Galveston Police received reports of mirror burglary for Mercedes automobiles from 1800 and 1900 blocks of Sealy, Avenue O and Avenue M during late Monday night or early Tueday. Additional reports were received at around the morning of Oct. 25 from the 3000 to 3300 blocks of Avenue 0 to Avenue 01/2.
According to Galveston Police, Sgt. Mark Pilsner, thieves are stealing the side-view mirrors primarily for the blinkers that are built into them. Reports by the police stated that they have received at least five reports of mirror burglary from a Mercedes automobile, which sums up to at least $13,500.