Safe with $800,000 in jewelry and cash stolen

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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Reno Police are investigating the theft of a safe containing about $800,000 worth of jewelry, cash and personal identification.

Police say the safe was stolen during a burglary at a home in the area of La Rue Avenue and Marsh Avenue, off California Avenue, August 31 or September 1, 2018, while the homeowners were out of town. The burglar entered the home by breaking through the front door.

Police say surveillance photos released by Secret Witness are not connected to this investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Reno Police Department's Burglary Division at 775-334-2144 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900, or you can text a tip to 847411(TIP).