Camillus Police are on the lookout for a thief or thieves who have been tearing around town breaking into cars.

It's been happening all over town in recent weeks. The most recent incident occurred Friday night in the parking lot of Good Buddy's Restaurant. That's where someone broke into seven locked cars and stole valuables that were left in plain sight. items like electronics and purses were stolen.

Some of the stolen merchandise though has been recovered after it was found in a trash can nearby.

In most cases, the cars being broken into are locked and windowns have been smashed to get inside.

Camillus Police are urging everyone in town to keep valuables locked in your trunk or glove compartment and to report any suspicious activity to the police at 487-0102.