Since Dec. 2, there have been six residential burglaries reported in Minnetonka, according to Minnetonka Police Chief Mark Raquet.
Most of the cases occurred during the afternoon and early evening hours and involve the suspect breaking a window to gain entry into the home. Items stolen include electronics and jewelry. There is no suspect description available.
Click on the pdf at right for a map of the burglaries.
Minnetonka Police are urging people to be watchful and aware of suspicious activity, vehicles and individuals in your neighborhood.
• If you notice an unfamiliar car parked on your street or in a neighbors driveway call 9-1-1.
• If you are leaving your home for any amount of time make your home appear occupied by leaving a light and/or radio on.
This case is currently under investigation by the Minnetonka Police Department. If you have pertinent information directly related to this case investigation, please contact Detective Terri Swanson at 952-939-8561 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Minnetonka Police Department is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in these cases. Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in these cases.
You are urged to contact Crime Stoppers if you have information, you will remain anonymous:
1) Toll Free calls can be made 24/7 to 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)
2) Web tips can be submitted through this website, www.crimestoppersmn.org, by clicking on the ‘Submit a Tip’ button on the left of the page.