Law enforcement are warning of several burglaries in surrounding counties.
Our sister station WCSJ reports that the Grundy County Sheriff’s Department is issuing the warning as individuals have reportedly been targeting outbuildings, sheds, pole barns, construction sites, as well as new home constructions.
The list of properties burglarized was not provided by Grundy County is surrounded by Kendall, LaSalle, Will, Kankakee and Livingston Counties.
Police officials are asking all residents to make sure to lock their out buildings, garages, windows, doors, campers, outdoor storage containers, and homes in an order to deter and prevent thefts and burglaries from happening.
They also ask that you report any suspicious vehicles in your area, suspicious persons, individuals walking in rural areas that may appear suspicious or out of place, or any other unusual activity that seems out of place or unusual for your known area.
If you do notice something out of the ordinary, call 911 or the Sheriff's Office at 942-0336.
Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.