LAKEWOOD RANCH -- Several vehicle burglaries were reported late Tuesday and early Wednesday in the Greenbrook area of Lakewood Ranch, and deputies appear to think a motorcyclist seen in the area may have been responsible, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
The break-ins were reported between 7:45 p.m. and 3 a.m. The vehicles were unlocked, according to a news release.
"Once the property was obtained the unknown persons fled in an unknown direction by unknown means," the report states.
"Of note is that prior to discovery of the burglaries a (man) on a motorcycle was observed in the area and fled at a high rate of speed upon seeing law enforcement patrolling the area.:
Anyone with information about what happened can call Crime Stoppers at 866-634-8477 (TIPS).