Nine suspects, including three teenagers, who are believed to be behind numerous thefts of vehicles in Laval hotel parking lots, have been pinned by the police in the past few days.
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After obtaining numerous reports of vehicle thefts in recent weeks, authorities have deployed additional means to nab the perpetrators of these crimes.
Their efforts ultimately paid dividends, as they arrested six suspects between the ages of 20 and 30, along with three minors.
The nine individuals face various charges, including vehicle theft and possession of burglary tools.
They were met by investigators and were later released on a promise to appear with several conditions to be met.
According to the police, the majority of vehicle thefts took place in Laval hotel parking lots. The suspects mainly targeted vehicles with good value, namely Honda CRVs, Acura RDXs, Jeep Grand Cherokees, Jeep Wranglers, Dodge Rams, Dodge Durangos and Ford F-150s and F-250s.
Crimes were more often than not committed at night.