PAINESVILLE --The Lake County Sheriff's Department is investigating three burglaries that occured in the county early Monday night.
Deputies say two of the burglaries were in Perry Township and the third was in Leroy Township.
In all of the break ins, the suspect or suspects broke into a rear window or rear door.
Jewelry was stolen from the homes.
Deputies offer these tips in discouraging burglars: keep windows and door locked when not home, maintain adequate outside lighting, and report any suspicious activity in the neighborhood to authorities.