The Decorah Police Department and Winneshiek County Sheriff's Department have been receiving reports of suspicious activity in Decorah and the Winneshiek County area.

A man has been going to various residences, asking the resident if he can make them a salad. He asks the resident to write down their address, so he can return. In one case, the man did return with a salad.

Law Enforcement officials also have received reports of someone selling books in the county and asking strange questions regarding the young women in the home. Authorities advise the public not to give out any personal information and to not let these people into their homes, but to contact law enforcement immediately. Call the Decorah Police Department at 563-382-3667, or the Sheriff's Deparment at 563-382-4268.