Sooke RCMP are investigating after a Port Renfrew gas station was broken into during a power outage.
The break-in at the Parkinson Road business took place either late Jan. 5 or early Jan. 6.
The front door was damaged and the interior of the store rummaged through. A safe and cigarettes were stolen.
Forensic officers were brought in to process the scene.
Police ask anyone who saw any suspicious activity to call Sooke RCMP at 250-642-5241.