Burglars take more than $10,000 in cash, jewelry

MANSFIELD — Burglars made off with an estimated $10,000 in cash along with $1,000 in jewelry and half a dozen certificates of deposit after breaking into an elderly woman’s home in the 1700 block of Cherry Flats Road in Charleston Township, state police said.

The break-in occurred between Aug. 17 and Aug. 19, but police just released details of the incident late last week. A $500 steel safe also was taken in the burglary, police said.