Police investigate double jewellery heist in Melville area

POLICE are investigating two burglaries at jewellery stores Kardinya and Booragoon overnight.

At about 2am this morning, the offenders forced their way into the Kardinya Park shopping centre on South Street.

Then at 3.05am, offenders broke into Garden City shopping centre on Riseley Street.

Once inside, the offenders targeted jewellery stores where they smashed display cases and stole jewellery.

Police are investigating if the two burglaries are linked and believe at least two people wearing dark clothing were involved.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.