Police said a man's house was broken into while he was away for his job this month.

Dewey Simpson, 55, of Salina, said sometime between Oct. 14 and Oct. 21 several items were stolen from his house in the 1000 block of N. Santa Fe Ave. according to Salina Police.

Simpson returned home from being away on his job and noticed a window on his back door had been broken.

Police said around $1,400 worth of items were taken and include two wristwatches, a flat-screen Vizio TV, Dewalt tools and other miscellaneous household items.