Thieves smashed a window at a downtown computer store Thursday and stole about $8,000 worth of merchandise.

It was the third burglary in two months at Gadgets, 411 S. West Temple, according to Salt Lake police reports.The latest "smash-and-grab" occurred about 4 a.m. Thursday. Thieves threw a large piece of concrete through a front window, entered the store and removed five video cameras and the tripods they were attached to, the reports said.