PETALUMA, CA -- Three people forced their way into a local store over the weekend and stole an estimated $20,000 worth of cigarettes, according to police.
Surveillance footage recorded three suspects forcing open the front door of Cigarettes Cheaper store around 10:30pm Saturday in the Plaza North Shopping Center on North McDowell Boulevard.
The suspects had empty plastic containers with them and stole approximately 400 cartons of cigarettes. The loss was estimated between $16,000 to $20,000. Petaluma police are reviewing the footage for leads on the theft. They are also asking anyone with leads to call the Petaluma Police Department.