Burglars got away with jewelry, electronics and other items valued at $140,000 in two recent home burglaries in West Menlo Park and Ladera, the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office reported.
Someone entered a home on Sterling Avenue in West Menlo Park and took jewelry, two laptop computers and an Apple iPad for an estimated loss of $40,000, according to an April 10 report. There were no signs of forced entry. Deputies say they have no leads, evidence or witnesses.
The next day, a resident of La Mesa Drive in Ladera reported the loss of jewelry, electronics and several other items with a total estimated value of $100,000. Entry was through an unlocked sliding glass door into the master bedroom. Deputies said they have no suspects.