The San Luis Obispo Police Department is asking for the public’s help regarding two separate vehicle thefts that happened Friday.
In one of the incidents, a man stole more than $1,000 worth of property from a vehicle in the 1900 block of Chorro Street, the department said.
In another, a man was caught on surveillance video during a vehicle theft, police said. Details about the second incident, such as the exact location of the incident, were not immediately available, but the theft did happen near downtown San Luis Obispo, according to Sgt. Jeff Booth.
The police department has seen an increase in auto thefts recently, said Capt. Jeff Smith.
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Anyone with information on either incident should call the watch commander at 805-781-7313.