State police at Lehighton are investigating the theft of a tire and wheel from a Monroe County location.

Robert Smith Jr., 51, of Box 6A, Kunkletown Road, in Kunkletown, Eldred Township, reported a tire and wheel was removed from his 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee while parked at his residence.

The theft occurred sometime betweeen Dec. 22, 2009, and March 6.