An investigation into a report of a break, enter and theft from a residence on West Street in Stephenville is ongoing.
Cpl. John Butler of the Bay St. George RCMP said a report was received at 10:15 a.m. on Monday that the incident occurred while the couple was away from the residence for a few hours that morning.
The resident alleged a quantity of cash was missing but due to the ongoing investigation Butler said that amount is not being disclosed.
He said the person or persons responsible gained access into the residence by breaking a window.