Authorities are urging the public to be aware of a serial burglar that has been targeting small businesses in communities in the area. The individual is suspected of committing burglaries in Brown, Sibley, and Yellow Medicine Counties, and along the Minnesota and Iowa border. It appears the individual is targeting businesses in the early morning hours and looking for cash. Authorities ask business owners to take extra steps to protect their businesses. These steps could include removing cash from the businesses during evening hours, or hours the business is not in operation.