Police: Sioux Falls car thefts continue through holidays

December 26, 2019 GMT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Police report the theft of 20 vehicles in Sioux Falls during the holiday season since Friday.

Authorities said that many of the cars are driven a few miles and then abandoned, according to KELO.com. Police have warned that vehicle thefts increase during the winter months when people leave their cars running to warm them up in cold weather.