Clinton Public Safety Officer Stephen Lawton was dispatched to the 700 block of North Broad at 10:32 yesterday morning to investigate a burglary that resulted in the theft of items valued at almost $3,000. The owner said she had come to the house to put some items inside, as she uses it for storage. It appears someone came into the house through a back door and removed a mountain bike, a generator, various power tools include a leaf blower and weed-eaters. Other missing items ranged from a portable heater to miscellaneous tools. The officer received some information on possible leads for the investigation.