The burglar broke in through a basement door.
Dover police are investigating the theft of several pieces of jewelry during a weekend home break-in.
The incident took place between 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 20 at a home in the first block of Starboard Court, Baytree.
The suspect got into the home by forcing open a rear basement door, damaging the door frame.
Police are continuing their investigation; anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Dover police at 736-7130. Tips may be left anonymously.
Tips also may be submitted to law enforcement through Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333 or online at delawarecrimestoppers.com; a cash reward of up to $1,000 is possible for information leading to an arrest.