Prescriptions, electronics stolen from cars in Dedham

Posted April 30, 2012, at 10:45 a.m.
Last modified April 30, 2012, at 5:57 p.m.

DEDHAM, Maine — Prescription medication, some portable electronic devices, a credit card and loose change were among items stolen this weekend from several unlocked vehicles at properties on Upper Dedham Road, according to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department.

About eight vehicles in all were burglarized late Saturday night or early Sunday morning, Richard Bishop, chief deputy of the department, said Monday morning. One was on MIller Road, he said, but the rest were on Upper Dedham Road.

Bishop said several bottles of prescription medications were stolen from one of the vehicles. A digital camera, an iPod and a credit card also were reported stolen from other vehicles. None of the vehicles was damaged during the burglary spree, he said.

The case remains under investigation, he said. Anyone with possible information about the burglaries is asked to contact the Hancock County Sheriff’s Department at 667-7575.