“It just really upsets me because it’s never happened before,” Cole said. “It’s just somebody coming in on your personal property and doing damage.”
To keep businesses secure, Hillis recommended making sure the doors are properly locked, leaving the lights on when no one’s in the business and making sure motion sensors and camera systems are working properly.
• Caitlin Huston is a staff reporter of the Pharos-Tribune. She can be reached at 574-732-5148 or email@example.com.