5 burglaries reported in neighborhood

April 15, 2009 4:24:51 PM PDT
A string of home burglaries within a few blocks of each other has police in west suburban Elmhurst looking for possible connections.Officers say since the beginning of the year there have been five burglaries in a neighborhood bordered by 2nd Street, Prairie Path, West Avenue and Poplar.

The burglaries happened in the overnight hours. No residents were hurt.

Police believe the offenders entered the homes through unlocked windows or doors.