Police are appealing for information after offender(s) smashed and stole from commercial buildings at Malua Bay and Mogo in the early hours of Monday, May 25.
Batemans Bay Police said residents heard loud banging coming from a Malua Bay bottle shop and called officers about 4.30am.
Offender(s) had smashed the front glass door, and stole two bottles of whisky and cigarettes.
Only 15 minutes later, offender(s) broke in to a retail premises on the Princes Highway, Mogo.
Offender(s) smashed the building's front window and removed the till drawer, although empty.
The building's alarm was activated, which notified the security firm, who called police.
Inquiries are continuing.
Police are reviewing CCTV footage and conducting forensic examinations at both crime scenes.
If you have information, call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or or nsw.crimestoppers.com.au, or contact Batemans Bay Police on 4472 0099.