ST. CLOUD - It's something a lot of us fear, return home from vacation to find your home has been broken into.

A 68-year-old St. Cloud man came home early this (Monday) morning to an apartment that had been ransacked, and several items stolen.

The suspect got into the apartment by breaking a bedroom window.  Police say they found fresh footprints in the snow, but don't have any other leads.

The incident happened in the 1500 block of Highway 23 east in St. Cloud.