Valley City  (CSi)  The Barnes County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance for any information regarding a recent number of rural burglaries.

Sheriff Randy McClaflin says there have been several reports of abandoned and occupied farmsteads being burglarized throughout Barnes County. The suspects got into buildings and homes  removing valuables.

Anyone seeing suspicious activity, have confronted an unwanted person on your property, or have captured an image or video of an unwanted person on a security camera, please contact the  Barnes County Sheriff’s Office at 701-845-8530.