The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is alerting area businesses about a burglary that occurred at the Bluffton Store.
"This burglary occurred around 4:00 a.m. on December 31st. Due to the unique circumstances of this burglary we believe it is likely they may attempt to burglarize other businesses in the near future. There were at least two subjects involved with this burglary and they seemed very familiar with the Bluffton Store.
We want the public to be aware of what has occurred and to be extra cautious. We would appreciate a call if you see any suspicious activity or if you see anything out of the ordinary. Thank you in advance for your help and vigilance.
This case is under investigation and no additional details will be released at this time."