SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating an urn that was stolen during a residential burglary in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill neighborhood in February.

The burglary occurred Feb. 25 between 10:45 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. in the 1700 block of 20th Street, according to police.

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The urn contained ashes from the deceased mother of the burglary victim, who is distraught over the urn’s loss, according to police.

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Anyone with information about the burglary, or the whereabouts of the stolen urn, is encouraged to contact the San Francisco Police Department at (415) 575-4444.

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