Police believe more than a dozen residential burglaries in the Kennewick area since October are connected.
The burglaries have taken place in the late afternoon and early evening, said Kennewick police Sgt. Ken. Lattin. At least 14 have been reported at houses east of Highway 395.
In some cases, a suspect knocked on doors and asked residents who answered for someone that didn’t live there.
Police are asking residents to call 911 if they see people or vehicles that look out of place in their neighborhood.
Anyone with information about the burglaries can contact Crime Stoppers confidentially at 509-586-8477, 1-800-222-8477 or www.tricitiescrimestoppers.com.