The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary in Corner Brook is investigating a break and entry into a commercial property on Union Street.
The alleged crime was reported at around 6:30 a.m. and police were asking the general public to stay away from the area, but there is no longer a visible police presence anywhere in the area.
The RNC’s forensics unit and police dog service had both been called to the scene to assist with the investigation.
The RNC is asking anyone who may have witnessed or has information in relation to this incident to contact them at 637-4100 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).
Tips may also be provided anonymously on the NL Crime Stoppers Website