NEW CANAAN — Police are investigating a home burglary on Mortimer Street.

The burglary occurred on Feb. 15 around 9 p.m. Both the main house and a garage apartment were entered. According to police, the garage apartment had been left unlocked, but the home was forcibly entered.

Based on an initial investigation, police said jewelry and a firearm were taken.

Police urge residents to activate their alarm systems, secure valuables and report suspicious people and vehicles.

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