Sartell Police Investigate Possible Prowler

Created: 02/07/2013 12:22 PM KSTP.com By: Jennie Olson

Sartell Police officers are looking for a possible prowler who was reportedly looking into people’s homes this week.

Police were called at 9:53 p.m. Monday after a witness said a man was looking in the window of a home on the 1500 block of Mockingbird Loop. Police say they found footprints nearby.

Police were then called at 10:33 p.m. Monday after someone reported a noise outside a window on the 1900 block of Birch Circle. The resident reportedly found footprints and tire tracks.

Because of the calls, an officer searched the area around midnight and found tire tracks in front of a home on the 1400 block of Ninth Avenue North and footprints in a few nearby yards.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186, 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.