The Benton Harbor Police Department is looking for Deandre Shon Taylor and James Z Griffin as persons of interest in a string of burglaries in the Jefferson Hill area.

A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to their arrest.

Anyone with information can call the tip line at 269-927-0293.

Benton Harbor police also reminded people that it is the time of the year when burglaries and robberies are on the rise because of the holidays.

They are encouraging residents to be aware of their surroundings, lock their doors and keep their house protected with security systems.

Make it easy to keep up to date with more stories like this. Download the WZZM 13 app now.

Have a news tip? Email, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.