Alleged Attempted Car Burglary on Pinecrest in Miami Springs

Alleged Attempted Car Burglary on Pinecrest in Miami Springs

A homeowner in the 900 block of Pinecrest shared this video allegedly showing a man attempt to burglarize the homeowner’s 2016 Lexus IS 200t.  The video shows the man pull up in a dark colored compact 4 door (possibly an older Hyundai or Kia). It shows the man get out of the vehicle and appears to attempt to open the driver’s side door of the Lexus.  After the attempt, the man casually walks back to his car.  He then pulls out and leaves.  This happened in broad daylight at about noon, on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

If you have any information, please contact the Miami Springs Police Department at 305.888.9711.  

As you know, auto burglary is one of the most common crimes in Miami Springs and throughout South Florida.  It’s important that you always keep your car doors locked.  Even in the middle of the day.  

SOURCE:  Video provided by Barbara Deleoni.

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