LINCOLN, Calif. (CBS13) – For the second week in a row, a Lincoln business has been hit by thieves who smash out windows and grab merchandise. This time, the suspects targeted a small grocery store but only took cigarettes.READ MORE: ‘Shut Up And Make Babies’: Protesters Reveal Deeply Personal Stories Following SCOTUS Decision
Lincoln police say someone smashed in the glass doors of the shop on 5th Street and once inside took off with a large amount of cigarettes. The store’s owner tells CBS13 that he does have an alarm system, but its unclear if it actually went off during the burglary.READ MORE: California Abortion Activists React To The End Of Roe V. Wade
This is in the same area as a burglary at a Lincoln jewelry store last week where thieves also broke windows and grabbed as much merchandise as possible.MORE NEWS: Tesla Fire In Alameda County Grows To Over 500 Acres
Police have not determined whether the two crimes are related.