Ashern RCMP are asking for the public’s help after 23 break and enters since January 2nd.

The break-ins have been to a variety of businesses including a medical clinic, law office, arena, and school.

Most times the suspects gain entry by breaking a window, it occurs during the early morning hours.

The suspects take mostly cash or small items from the businesses.

Lundar RCMP Sergeant Richard Marshall says in a press release.

“We want to remind everyone in the area to be alert and vigilant. If you see something, say something. Report any suspicious activity to police. For store owners, secure your doors and windows, keep outdoor lights on, and consider installing an alarm or video surveillance."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ashern RCMP at 204-768-2311, call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477, or submit a secure tip online at www.manitobacrimestoppers.com.