Firearms and other items were stolen out of out of several cars and trucks at homes on the Providence Highway, Ellis Road and Schultz Road in Acadia Parish last week, and officials are asking for helping in solving the case.

Officers with the Acadia Parish Sheriff's Office say that multiple types of items, including gun, money, purses and other bags, were stolen from Wednesday, May 16 to Saturday, May 19.

Deputies say they all the burglaries happened in the late evening and early morning hours of each of these days.

They remind you that just like you lock the doors of your home, you need to lock your vehicle.

In addition to that advice, deputies suggest that you never leave anything of value in your car.

They are asking for anyone who saw anything to call the Acadia Parish Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 337-789-TIPS.