Burglars have stolen equipment and power tools from a home under construction on North New Street.

Detectives with the Dover Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit are investigating the burglary of a home under construction.

The thefts occurred between 5 p.m. April 18 and 10 a.m. April 23, in the 200 block of North New Street, said police spokesman Cpl. Mark Hoffman.

The suspect or suspect entered the home by forcing a rear door and stole several pieces of power tools and equipment. The owner discovered the damage and reported it to police, Hoffman said.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover Police at 736-7111.

Anonymous tips may be submitted via Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-847-3333, or online at http://Delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.