Baramulla: At least five shops have been broken into by thieves in Pattan area of Baramula on Tuesday night. Local shopkeepers of Pattan said that thieves broke the shutters of at least five shops and decamped with valuable items. On Wednesday when shopkeepers reached market to open their shops they found the shutters of at least five shops including gold and electronic shops broken. The shopkeepers later staged protests on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad road. A team of police reached the spot and registered a case. The police assured the shopkeepers that the matter would be investigated and the people involved in burglary would be nabbed.