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Falls police probe thefts of tires and rims from Independence Avenue

NIAGARA FALLS – Tires and rims were stolen from two locations on Independence Avenue over the weekend, , police said.

A resident of the 2900 block of Independence told police four tires and rims recently removed from his car for the winter were stolen from his garage between 7 p.m. Friday and 11 p.m. Saturday. The loss was placed at $1,700. Police believe the thief entered through a side window of the garage. .

In the 2700 block, two tires and rims were removed from a car and stolen between 9 p.m. Saturday and 1 a.m. Sunday, police said. The car was parked in an alley behind the owner’s home. The loss was estimated at $200.