Thieves bust through wall to rob smoke shop

Posted at 10:27 PM, Feb 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-24 10:58:43-05

Police are investigating a big heist in Warren, where a small tobacco store was robbed of thousands of dollars of cigarettes.

How did the thieves get in? It wasn’t through the front door.

Somehow they managed to chisel through cinder block.

Once the thieves were inside, their heist lasted just a matter of minutes. They stole cartons of cigarettes from Ryan’s Tobacco in Warren early Sunday morning

They took about ten thousand dollars worth of cigarettes, mostly Marlboro and Newport.

It’s a big hit for this small business.

If you recognize the thieves, you’re asked to contact Warren police.