The Beaufort County Sheriff's Office is searching for a woman they say broke into a home and stole tools and and some kitchenware.
Officials say Vivian Joy Hester, 32, broke into a home on Craft Lane in Washington.
They say she took an aluminum metal break, a commercial stainless steel fryer, a window air conditioning unit and hand tools.
Further investigation led to the recovery of the metal break at a pawn shop in Pitt County.
Anyone with information on Hester is asked to contact Beaufort County Crime Stoppers at (252) 974-6400.