Recently, Frankie posted to the forums:
Be careful. I have seen a number of young people, some of them with backpacks, some without, all with phones – wandering aimlessly around Wallingford. Some of them stop in front of houses, like they’re casing the joint, looking around and seemingly filming things. Very suspicious.
I have also seen an uptick in children doing the same thing WITH PARENTS!, but in a weird, distant, zombie-like trance. Sometimes they will acknowledge each other as they pass notable Wallingford landmarks. Dozens of them.
Best I can figure is some kind of demographic-spanning burglary, robbery or …