Thief breaks through vent in shopping centre heist
A THIEF has taken a route from above when breaking into Nambour Plaza Shopping Centre overnight.
Nambour police acting officer-in-charge Darren Taylor said it appeared someone had broken in through the roof of the shopping centre some time between 9pm Wednesday and about 4am Thursday.
Acting Senior Sergeant Taylor said a vent had been damaged and apparently used as an entry point.
The intruder got into three shops and took money from cash register floats.
Act Snr Sgt Taylor said police were working to determine how many people were involved or if anything else had been stolen.
Anyone with information is urged to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.