ROWANCOUNTY, N.C. Thieves smashed through the window of a Dollar General and made off with Newport cigarettes, according to the Rowan County Sheriff s Office.

The smash and grab happened Sunday around 2 a.m. Authorities said two suspects broke through the glass door at the location on Mooresville Road and loaded up on Newport cigarettes.

Over the weekend, similar crimes happened in Salisbury, Granite Quarry, and China Grove. There was a vague description of the suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call 704-216-2682 or 704-216-8687.

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