The burglar got inside the store by throwing a rock through the front door.

Dover police are reporting an early morning burglary at a local craft store.

According to police reports, the incident took place at 3:46 a.m. Monday, April 23 at the AC Moore store at 277 N. DuPont Highway.

The suspect or suspects threw a rock through the front door in order to get inside but was unsuccessful in attempts to pry open the store safe.

The burglar left, empty-handed, through a rear door.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover police at 736-7130. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips also may be submitted through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333, or online at tipsubmit.com.