LPD: Thieves microwave food, steal diamond rings from woman’s home
Lincoln police are investigating after a woman's home was burglarized Monday.
Lincoln police are investigating after a woman’s home was burglarized Monday.
A 50-year-old woman reported the back door of her home in the 3300 block of C St. had been broken. The victim reported a white gold diamond wedding ring, a yellow gold diamond wedding ring and a ruby ring were all stolen.
The woman told officers some of her food had been cooked in the microwave, and there were several smoked cigarettes found throughout the house that did not belong to her. Around $200 in food items were taken, as well as a coffee pot and two garbage cans.
Police estimate the total loss of the items at over $9,000.
Police are still investigating and anyone with information is encouraged to call Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Crimestoppers at 402-475-3600.