Break-in at Brighton hardware store, SA

Police are investigating a break-in at a hardware store at Brighton this morning, where a large amount of power tools were stolen, according to SA Police.

Just after 5am, police were called to the Mitre 10 store on Brighton Road after an alarm was activated. Police found the store had been broken into, and power tools including Makita and Bosch brands were stolen.

A car towing a trailer was seen leaving the area by a witness, and police suspect it may be involved in the break-in.

Anyone who may have seen suspicious activity in the area is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or online at

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