SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — The Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a rash of burglaries in rural areas.
Deputies say they have received five reports of homes being broken into in Brandon, Renner, Garretson, Humboldt and Hartford. Authorities say these burglaries happened within the past week and are taking place during the daytime.
The burglars have taken personal documents, firearms and jewelry.
So far no one has been home at the time of the burglaries.
The sheriff’s office is asking people in these rural areas to reinforce your deadbolts and report any suspicious activity to local law enforcement.