Manhattan Robberies Alarm Police

A string of burglaries in Manhattan have Riley County police urging residents to lock up. The Manhattan Mercury reported Monday that at least thirty home burglaries in the northeast part of town have taken place since November, an area heavily populated with college students.

Police say many of the burglaries were not by forced entry, so be sure to lock up homes and cars at all times.

If you have any information on any of these incidents call the Riley County Police Department at (785) 537-2112.