On January 27, the West Nipissing Police Service responded to a complaint of a break and enter at a Malette Road residence in Sturgeon Falls.

The victim advised the officer that he came home to find that a window had been removed and the house had been ransacked.

Police say it appears as though the suspect(s) gained entry through that window and once inside searched for items of value. The culprits made off with money and a GPS system.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about these or other occurrences is asked to contact the West Nipissing Police Service at 705-753-1234. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact the Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or submit a tip online at nearnorthcrimestoppers.com.