Officers were called to the Spar convenience store on Gunville Road near Carisbrooke during the early hours of this morning, where a door was found to be damaged.
Forensic investigators have arrived at the scene to gather evidence and collect photographs of the damage, believed to have been caused by a concrete slab.
It is currently unknown if anything was stolen during the incident.
UPDATE @ 12:51 – Hampshire Constabulary have confirmed they are investigating the incident, which is said to have occurred at some time between 04:20 and 05:11 this morning.
Anyone with information can contact Newport Police Station on 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.
Photographs by Ezra Earp