POWNAL, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Police are asking for the public's assistance in solving three separate weekend burglaries in Bennington County.

In one incident, police reported a burglary at a home in Pownal. A purse was initially reported missing; it was found the next day missing what police called a considerable amount of cash.

In Dorset, an elderly couple reported cash and jewelry missing from their home.

In the third burglary, power tools and a drill were taken from a home in Rupert.