North Mankato Burglary Spree 19 Nov 11

A rash of home burglaries in the Mankato area continued over the past few days, with a total of 11 break-ins being reported Thursday night. The majority of the crimes took place in the Eagle Ridge and Green Acres neighborhoods in the North Mankato Hilltop area. Authorities say that while some of the entries occurred through unlocked doors, others were incidents of forced entry, and in many cases the suspects entered the homes while the residents were asleep. Police are warning all area residents to be vigilant, and to report any suspicious activity. A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the latest string of crimes