Police advise locking doors, windows after campus thefts

Published On: Dec 24 2013 03:09:09 AM CST   Updated On: Aug 24 2013 01:32:25 PM CDT

Madison police are telling campus residents to lock their doors and windows after two burglaries on the south side of the University of Wisconsin campus area.

According to a report, burglaries occurred at 108 S. Orchard St. and 906 Oakland Ave. late Thursday night.

The burglars took laptops and iPhones from the homes while the residents were sleeping.

Police say theives may be walking the neighborhood through the back yards looking for open doors and windows.