Prosser police investigating string of burglaries

Scammer calling residents pretending to be Prosser police officer
Prosser Police Department

PROSSER, Wash. – Prosser police said Monday that they’re investigating several reports of recent burglaries.

Police said multiple Prosser residents in the 1900 blocks of Miller Avenue and Ellwood Avenue fell victim to the burglaries overnight. Various items were reported stolen from sheds.

The perpetrators are believed to have used a car to target the sheds by going down alleyways. Police are reminding the public to secure garages and storage sheds in order to deter criminals.

Any residents who notice suspicious activity are asked to call the police department’s non-emergency dispatch line at 509-786-2112.