Elizabeth City jewelry store broken into Thursday morning

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WITN) – Police in one Eastern Carolina city are investigating the burglary of a jewelry store this morning.

Elizabeth City police say they were called around 5:30 a.m. to Kay Jewelers on Conlon Way for a breaking and entering in progress.

Officers found the back door pried open and several cases damaged with an undisclosed amount of jewelry missing.

Police are asking anyone with information on the burglary to call the Elizabeth City Police Department at (252) 335-4321 or the Crime Line at (252) 335-5555.