Police looking for clues in two West Ashley break-ins

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Charleston police are searching for a suspect after two West Ashley homes were broken into on Tuesday.

According to an incident report, officers were called to a home on Toura Lane around 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4. The homeowner said he arrived home from work to find his back door wide open and screen door broken.

The man told police he left his back door unlocked when he left for work at 9:50 a.m., but his screen door was locked.

The report states two gold wedding bands and two cups of loose change were stolen from the home.

A next door neighbor told police someone attempted to break into her home on Tuesday as well.

According to the report, the neighbor received a call from her alarm company around 2:10 p.m. to let her know her alarm was going off. She told police it appeared someone tampered with the screen on her back porch and the lock on the screen door was unlatched.

Police say nothing appeared to be stolen from the neighbor's home.

If you have any information regarding these incidents, call CRIME STOPPERS at 843-554-1111.

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