Morganton PSO’s responded to a reported breaking and entering from K-Mart Store located at 110 Bost Rd. The store manager had arrived for work at approximately 0645 hours on Monday, 04/02/18 and discovered the front door window had been broken. When officers arrived, they discovered the front door glass had been smashed in with a rock.
The thief forced entry into two display cases and removed several items of jewelry. The thief was inside the store for approximately two minutes before exiting the store. MDPS obtained surveillance video from the store and will be releasing images and suspect description soon.
The total value of stolen property/jewelry is under review, but expected to exceed $1,000. The damaged store window/door is valued at approximately $1,000.