Jewelry was stolen from a Lake Shore Drive residence Tuesday night, Parsippany Police said.
Officer Ross Cooper responded to the Lake Hiawatha home after receiving a report of the incident at about 6:15 p.m., according to a statement released Wednesday by Officer Earl Kinsey.
A resident returned home and found the master bedroom ransacked and jewelry missing, the statement said.
Police believe entry to the house was gained via a basement window, according to Kinsey, a department spokesman who said it was not immediately known how much the jewelry was worth.
An inestigation by Parsippany detectives is underway with the assistance of the Criminal Investigative Division of the Morris County Sheriff’s Department, which processed the scene for evidence, Kinsey reported.
Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact the Parsippany Police Department at 973-263-4300.