BERLIN TOWNSHIP, Minn. – The Steele County Sheriff’s Office is investigating its second armed home invasion in a little more than a month.
Deputies were called to the 5800 block of SW 128th Street just before midnight Sunday. Two unknown male individuals reportedly broke into the home and threatened the people inside with a gun. The Sheriff’s Office says cash and jewelry were taken.
This is the second armed home invasion reported in Steele County since August 15. No one was injured. Both crimes are under investigation. Anyone with information about these cases is asked to call the tip line at 1-866-878-7964.
The Steele County Sheriff’s Office is urging residents to take extra precautions, secure unlocked doors, and be aware of any suspicious activity or unusual vehicles.