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Home burglarized on Madison's near east side

Published On: Feb 11 2013 02:38:28 PM CST

MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police said a home on the city's near east side was burglarized early Saturday morning.

A 49-year-old man who lives on the 1300 block of East Mifflin Street was awakened by sounds of rustling coming from the downstairs of his home at about 2:30 a.m.

He went to investigate and found lights on and snowy footprints leading from the rear door to the living room, police said.

Police said there were no signs of forced entry.

A burglar got away with the victim's laptop computer and cash from his wallet, according to a Madison Police Department incident report.

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