Thieves hit cars at YMCA in Lakewood Ranch

LAKEWOOD RANCH — Three vehicles parked at the YMCA in Lakewood Ranch were burglarized Wednesday evening, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The thief or thieves broke out a side window in each victim's car and stole purses, which were in plain view, according to the sheriff's office. The YMCA is located at 5100 Lakewood Ranch Boulevard.

The break-ins occurred between 5:45 p.m. and 8:10 p.m., according to a news release.