Mayfair mall in Wauwatosa sees an increase in auto thefts

Mayfair mall in Wauwatosa has had an increase in vehicle thefts from its parking lots this holiday shopping season.

The maximize in auto thefts throughout the Milwaukee region is also affecting place browsing malls throughout the holiday getaway shopping period. 

In the earlier month, five motor vehicles have been stolen from the parking large amount at Mayfair mall, 2500 N. Mayfair Highway, Wauwatosa.

4 of people vehicles had been taken without keys, according to the Wauwatosa Police Section. 

“With the vacation time, there is an inflow of patrons at the mall, which benefits in an increase in possibility,” mentioned Wauwatosa Law enforcement Office Public Information Officer Abby Pavlik. 

Just very last weekend, an armed robbery took spot in the parking large amount of the shopping mall for the duration of broad daylight, as two suspects, one with a handgun, stole a pair of eyeglasses from a victim.

The department has also gained calls about tried vehicle thefts in the parking great deal.