The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a total of 4 burglaries that took place during the early morning hours today (MON). The crimes were reported between 4 and 8am, and at least one resident was home at the time a burglary was taking place. Three of the burglaries occurred near the North Links Golf Course in North Mankato, the other just north of the North Mankato city limits off County Road 13. Authorities are asking the public to report any suspicious activity, and say they are especially concerned that the individuals involved are entering homes while residents are sleeping. If you have information about these crimes you should call (507)931-1570.