SAN LEANDRO -- An urn containing a loved one's ashes that was stolen from a home early Wednesday morning was found the next day and returned by a city maintenance worker.

About 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, a woman called San Leandro police to notify them that her home on the 14800 block of Corvallis Street had been burglarized. Among the items stolen was the urn containing her father's ashes.

A city maintenance worker found the urn about noon on Thursday on a street near the victim's residence, according to San Leandro police.

Police officers found labeling on the box to help them determine who it belonged to.

No arrests have been made in the burglary.

Contact Det. Mike Cauraugh with any information regarding this case at 510-577-3238 or contact the Anonymous Tip Line at 510-577-3278.

Citizens can also send an anonymous tip to the San Leandro Police Department by texting the word SLPD and their tip to 847411.

Contact Katie Nelson at 925-945-4780 or follow her at Twitter.com/katienelson210.