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Westmont police investigate theft of 3 cars from auto dealership

Westmont police are investigating the theft of at least three cars overnight at Laurel BMW of Westmont, 430 East Ogden Ave.

The incident reportedly took place at 3:12 a.m.when unknown suspects forced entry to the service bay and stole at least three vehicles, authorities said.

When police arrived, the offenders fled in multiple vehicles eastbound and westbound Ogden Avenue. One of the vehicles was disabled when it crashed into another offending car at Ogden Avenue and Main Street in Downers Grove. The occupants fled from the disabled vehicle on foot and were not apprehended.

Anyone with information can contact the Westmont Police Department crime tip hotline at 630-981-6310 or by sending an email to chiefofpolice@westmont.il.gov.