A downtown Vernon jewelry store was broken into early Tuesday morning. (Google Image photo)

Jewelry store broken into

Vernon business victim of early morning B&E

RCMP are investigating a jewel heist.

HM Krause Jewellers was broken into early Tuesday morning.

“Vernon RCMP atttended a break and enter alarm at a local jewelry store on 30th Ave.,” said Cpl. Dan Moskaluk.

A suspect allegedly gained entry via a door and took items from the display case before RCMP arrived at approximately 4:10 a.m.

The robbery remains under investigation.