Sidney/North Saanich RCMP are investigating after glass at the front of a Beacon Avenue business was broken and merchandise was stolen.
The break-in happened between Friday evening and Saturday morning. An alert citizen noticed the damage and called police.
The Vancouver Island Forensic Identification Section was brought in to help examine the scene.
“These types of incidents are rare in Sidney,” said detachment commander Wayne Conley. “These investigations are taken seriously.”
Police ask anyone with information to call Sidney/North Saanich RCMP at 240 656-3931 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).