NOWRA police are reviewing CCTV footage of three masked thieves who broke into Culburra Woolworths and stole more than 200 packets of cigarettes before sunrise on Saturday.
The cigarettes have been valued at $6800.
At 2am, an alarm activated during the break and enter, and police rushed to the scene, but the thieves had fled by the time they arrived.
Local police would like to hear from any member of the public that may know the identity of the thieves or have information about any person selling cigarettes at a cheap price.
Please contact Nowra Police Station on 44219699 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 if you have any information that may help police solve this crime.