Patterson Street home in Warrnambool burgled

JEWELLERY including rings and bracelets were stolen from a home in Warrnambool's Patterson Street late last week.

Detective Senior Constable Richard Hughes, of the Warrnambool police crime investigation unit, said the break-in happened between ​4.15pm last Thursday and 10.15pm on Saturday while the residents were away.

Offenders forced open the back glass door ​and ​removed ​it ​from ​its ​runners​.

They entered the kitchen and then ransacked rooms, searching through draws, cabinets and clothes.

​Six rings and a number of bracelets, valued at more than $1500, were stolen from the top of a dresser.

Warrnambool police crime scene officers attended and conducted a forensic examination of the home.

Detective Senior Constable Hughes requested anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area ​to please contact the Warrnambool police station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.