CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – The Charleston Police are investigating six overnight burglaries and two car break-ins that occurred early this morning in the Shadowmoss Neighborhood.

Detectives are still trying to determine if the burglaries and car break-ins are related, according to the Charleston Police Department Public Information Officer Charles Francis. 
If anyone has surveillance videos or information about the burglaries or car break-ins, please call 843 743 7200 and ask for the on duty CPD Central detective.

Authorities state that the first call was just after 5:00 a.m. from a resident on Muirfield Parkway. Surveillance video shows three suspects on the property. 

One of the suspects enters an unlocked vehicle, while the other two suspects enter the porch, according to the report. 

At this time, the lighting around the house is turned on. The suspects then ran from the house going westbound on Muirfield Parkway, Francis added. 
Nothing appeared to be missing from the vehicle or the backyard, the report stated.

The incident report also states that just before 6:30 a.m., officers responded to a Shadowmoss residence because a homeowner woke up and found her back door open. The resident also found her purse in the backyard with her credit cards scattered on the ground and items were missing from her purse, the report added.

An incident report at about 6:45 a.m., officers responded to a Toura Lane residence about a car break-in, Francis said. The owner found that someone had stolen several items from the vehicle. There were no signs of forced entry into the vehicle according to officials. 

The report states that At 6:59 a.m., officers responded to a Martins Path residence for a burglary and a car break-in. A man, who is taking care of the property while the owners are out of town, found that someone had rummaged through his vehicle and a drawer in the living room. The only thing taken was a piece of jewelry from the vehicle, according to Francis. There were no signs of forced entry into the vehicle.

Just before 8:00 a.m., officers were dispatched to a Fieldfare Way residence where about 2:00 a.m., and then authorities state that a suspect entered through the exterior side garage door. The suspect can be seen on surveillance walking through the residence and then leaving.

Three hours later that suspect returns with another man and they can be seen on surveillance video entering the home though the same garage door, according to the incident report. They walk into the living room and the owner’s dog starts barking. The suspects then run out of the house. Nothing was reported missing from the house. 

Another incident occurred at 9:00 a.m., officers responded to a Glengary Court residence where electronics were taken from the dining room during the night, the report states.

About 9:15 a.m., officers were dispatched to a Sconesill Lane residence where someone had entered it through the laundry room window, Francis stated.
 
The homeowner woke up about 5:00 a.m. because her dog was barking and she noticed her sliding door was slightly opened, according to the report. She also found the laundry room window was completely open. Nothing was reportedly taken.