Authorities investigate another cellphone store break-in

Kent County
A break-in at the T-Mobile store in Grandville Sept. 3, 2019.

Authorities are investigating a break-in at a T-Mobile store in Grandville Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.

GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are investigating another break-in at a cellphone store in Kent County Tuesday.

It happened around 6:20 a.m. Tuesday at the T-Mobile store located on 44th Street near Ivanrest Avenue SW in Grandville.

Authorities says suspects broke the glass door to get into the building.

It’s unknown if anything was taken from the store. No suspect details were released.

Tuesday’s incident comes as West Michigan is seeing a spike in cellphone thefts. The Kent County Sheriff’s Department says most of the incidents are connected. Investigators believe multiple groups of teenagers are working together to commit these crimes.

Grandville Police Department says it is looking into whether if the break-in is connected to another cellphone store burglary that happened in Holland Township Tuesday morning.

Authorities say four suspects are in custody in the Holland Township break-in.

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