Saanich police investigating daytime B&E on Obed

A postal worker called Saanich police last Friday afternoon after noticing a busted doorframe at a home in the 300-block of Obed Ave.

A postal worker called Saanich police last Friday afternoon after noticing a busted doorframe at a home in the 300-block of Obed Ave.

Police attended and contacted the homeowner. A thief or thieves forced entry into the home through the front door Friday morning, and made off with cash, jewelry and electronics.

Sgt. Steve Eassie says a canine unit was called out after 12:30 p.m., but was unsuccessful in locating a suspect.

Police are asking anyone with information or who may have seen someone suspicious in the area to call 250-475-4321.

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