Hospitalized Woman's Home Burglarized, $11K Ring Stolen

Created: 01/25/2013 11:46 AM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

Police say a thief stole an $11,000 ring from a St. Cloud home, possibly while the resident was in the hospital having surgery.

The victim reported the theft Tuesday. She says she was in the hospital from Dec. 10-15 for surgery and noticed her home had been burglarized when she returned. She lives on the 1600 block of 28th Street South.

The woman says the ring that was taken was worth more than $11,000.

Anyone with information is asked to call the St. Cloud Police Department at 320-251-1200 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, 1-800-255-1301, or at www.tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime tips can also be texted to Tri-County Crime Stoppers. Enter 274637 ("Crimes") into the destination box, start your text with TRITIP, enter a space, and then type in the tip information.