Miami-Dade police search for serial vehicle burglary suspect

Mario Thomas identified as suspect in 5 vehicle burglaries

DORAL, Fla. – Police are trying to find a man believed to be responsible for a series of vehicle burglaries in northwest Miami-Dade County.

Miami-Dade police Detective Daniel Ferrin said Tuesday that Mario Thomas is a suspect in five vehicle burglaries. Ferrin said in each instance, Thomas uses a flashlight to find unlocked cars and look for valuables to steal.

Police released surveillance video of one of the thefts last month on Northwest 57th Place.

Anyone with information about Thomas' whereabouts is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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