Peterborough Provincial Police were called to a reported break-in on Fire Route 58B just west of Apsley on Wed., July 21, 2010.
A private contractor spotted someone had entered the cottage and immediately called police.
Officers found a nearby cottage was also broken into.
No estimate of damage or lost items is yet available, as the investigation continues, police say in a press release.
Anyone with information in regard to this crime or any other is requested to contact Peterborough County OPP at 705-742-0401 (night line 1-888-310-1122)
To remain anonymous, contact Peterborough Northumberland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477)