MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 20-year-old man believed to be responsible for 14 burglaries and attempted burglaries in the last several months has now been charged with five counts of first-degree burglary in Maple Grove.

Jacob Shultz, of Maple Grove, told police he burglarized one home four to six times in fall 2014.

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He also faces several counts of first-degree burglary and attempted first-degree burglary by the Anoka County Attorney’s Office.

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All of the burglaries occurred at homes with unlocked doors. Police say Shultz even returned to the same homes multiple times over several months because the doors were left unlocked.


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