MINNEAPOLIs (WCCO) – Officers in Stearns County are searching for a male who allegedly robbed a woman’s home Monday afternoon.
According to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, the homeowner returned around 12:32 p.m. Monday and saw an adult male in her home.READ MORE: 'I Just Want To Meet The Guy': Mountain Biker's Life Saved By Off-Duty Doctor On Minnesota Trail
Police said she heard him yell, possibly to another party, and saw him then run off.
The homeowner called 911.
Upon their arrival, police searched the premises but could not find the suspect.READ MORE: Police Response Prompts Closure Of I-694 In The North Metro
However, during the search it was determined that items were missing from the home.
Stearns County deputies then conducted a ground search with assistance from officers from Avon and St. Joseph police departments, and Minnesota State Troopers.
The state patrol also assisted by helicopter and plane.MORE NEWS: Calling North Mpls. A ‘War Zone,’ 26 Residents Send Open Letter To Gov. Requesting State Troopers Or Nat’l Guard
Police continue to investigate this incident and are asking for anyone with information to come forward.