Sorry to hear that Heidi and sorry for your neighbor.
Hopefully the thief(s) will be identified and arrested and your belongings will be returned.
We would all like to think everyone in our neighborhoods is honest but unfortunately we often learn that's not the case.
One can never be too cautious in securing their personal property these days
"I get pushed outa' shape and it's hard to steer, when I get rubber in all four gears"