The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Department is seeking help in locating a thief who helped ruin someone’s Christmas.

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Department is seeking help in locating a thief who helped ruin someone’s Christmas.

The department says that a motorist’s vehicle broke down on Hwy. 17 about 10 to 12 miles west of Edmore on Dec. 21. The vehicle was left parked on the side of the road, and when the owner went back the next day to retrieve the vehicle, authorities say a window was broken out and gifts valued at between $200 and $300 were missing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 662-0739. Calls can be anonymous and a cash reward may be offered for tips that lead to arrest and/or recovery of the items.