Mayfair mall hit by jewelry thieves

Thousands of dollars worth of jewelry stolen after break and enter at The Bay last night

Jewelry worth thousands of dollars was stolen last night in a brazen break and enter at The Bay at Mayfair shopping centre.

VicPD was called to the mall at 11:30 p.m. after the alarm was triggered.

Officers arrived within minutes and found that a door to The Bay had been forced open and numerous jewelry cases had been emptied.

A VicPD K9 team was called and attempted to track the individuals to no avail, while a Saanich Police K9 team performed a search inside the store.

VicPD Detectives continue to investigate and are requesting anyone who may have information to call the VicPD report line at 250-995-7654 or anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).