Two house break-ins were reported in Snyder overnight Tuesday, and residents were asleep when the burglars entered, Amherst police said.
In both crimes, first floor window screens were removed to gain entry into the homes on Bernhardt Drive.
In each instance purses and cell phones were stolen.
Amherst Police are asking residents in the area to be aware of suspicious activity and individuals and to call 911 if they see anything. Anyone with informations on these two crimes is asked to call 689-1343.