Clovis police are asking for the public’s help to find a thief who broke into a house west of Sierra Vista Mall and stole several items, including a box containing the ashes of the homeowner’s son.
Police received a call about a break-in at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 2400 block of Woodworth Avenue, the police department said. The thief broke into the house through a side garage door and took jewelry, tools and the box of ashes.
Some jewelry was found outside. The victim wants his all his property back, but would most appreciate the ashes of his son returned, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call Clovis police at (559) 324-2800 or Crime Stoppers at (559) 498-7867.