State police at Frackville are investigating a burglary at a Schuylkill County business.

Troopers said unknown criminals pried open and peeled up the metal siding of the office building of Pottsville Materials, located at 2 E. Darkwater Road, in New Castle Township, to gain entry. In doing so they destroyed the inside of the wall.

Once inside the office the criminals removed an undisclosed amount of cash. The entry occurred sometime between 9 p.m. on Oct. 10 and 6 a.m. on Oct. 11.