A thief, or thieves, got away with a couple of boxes from a Birmingham gas station on the night of November 1. Birmingham police arrived on the scene after an alarm was sounded. Upon arriving, the officers discovered a smashed-in window at the gas station. Further investigation revealed that several boxes of instant lottery tickets were missing. No one was found at the scene; police are expected to examine surveillance videos to see if the suspects appear on tape. In the meantime, anyone with information about the crime or the suspects is asked to contact the Birmingham police department at (248) 205-2000.