HBPD investigates Eat Here burglary

The Holmes Beach Police Department is investigating a break-in Oct. 9 or Oct. 10 at Eat Here, 5315 Gulf Drive.

The break-in occurred between 11 p.m. Oct. 9 and 5:50 a.m. Oct. 10, according to an incident report from the HBPD.

An employee of neighboring Island Fitness, after noticing broken glass at the door to the restaurant, reported the crime just before 6 a.m. Oct. 10.

The police report indicates that about $3,000 was stolen.

A crow bar, collected by police for evidence, apparently was used to break into a cabinet below the cash register.

The thief or thieves took cash but left other valuables, including electronic equipment and a checkbook.

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