4 cars broken into in Lakewood Ranch

LAKEWOOD RANCH - Someone overnight Wednesday broke into four cars in close proximity in a Lakewood Ranch neighborhood, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The break-ins, which were by forced entry, happened on Honeysuckle Trail, Waterpoppy Terrace, Spoonflower Court and Pimpernel Drive. Items taken include an iPod and a backpack, according to a news release.