Police responded to the scene at 902 Taber Street around 2:42 a.m. on Sunday morning.
They found a smashed glass entry and also a number of other doors that had been damaged.
Police say money and other items were stolen from the business.
While they were investigating the Taber Street break-in, police say they heard another alarm and discovered that the Ithaca Grain and Pet Supply on West Seneca Street had been broken into.
They say the suspect is a black male with an athletic build.
During the incident, he was reportedly wearing a light-colored cardigan, jeans with white stitching on the back, and black sneakers, as well as plaid or flannel shirt over his face.
Anyone who can help police in their investigation should contact:
Police Dispatch: 607-272-3245
Police Administration: 607-272-9973
Crime Stoppers Tipline: 607-697-0333
Narcotics Tipline 607-330-0000
Email Tip Address: http://www.egovlink.com/ithaca/action.asp?actionid=12939
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