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Manatee deputies looking for car burglars

MANATEE -- Unknown robbers opened unlocked cars in East Manatee either Sunday night or Monday morning and stole items from one vehicle, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

Three victims who live on Pro Court East discovered Monday morning that someone had rifled through their glove boxes and center consoles, deputies said. Two vehicles had nothing stolen, and one did.

Deputies said the robberies occurred sometime between 8 p.m. Sunday and 8 a.m. Monday.

There were no reports of robbers by witnesses and no surveillance cameras in the area, according to a release.