ODESSA, Mo. – A suspect has been arrested and charged as part of an investigation into over 20 incidents of theft in Odessa.

Police say numerous thefts from vehicles have been reported in the last two weeks. While the name of the suspect has not been divulged, police continue to follow leads in recovering stolen property.

Police also say, larceny from vehicles is one of the most common crimes in Odessa, and also the most preventable. They remind citizens to lock car doors, and remove valuable items from view