Centex Crime Stoppers asking for help solving Burglary of a Residence, multiple firearms stolen

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Posted at 8:38 AM, Jul 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-22 09:38:32-04

GATESVILLE, TX — Centex Crime Stoppers are asking for help in solving a case of Burglary of a Residence where multiple firearms were stolen.

On July 7, 2020 between the hours of 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM, an apartment on the second floor of the Pullman Park Apartments located at 118 Elm St. in Gatesville, was burglarized.

During that timeframe, the suspect climbed onto the 2nd-floor balcony, broke the sliding glass door, made entry into the apartment.

He exited the apartment through the front door with the weapons.

The stolen weapons included a .45 caliber Smith & Wesson 686 revolver, two Ruger Vaquero 357 magnum revolvers, and two Ruger Vaquero .45 caliber revolvers.

Also taken was a Savage Axis 25-06 bolt action rifle with a Nikon pro staff scope, a Remington model 700 ADL 30-06 bolt action rifle with a Leopold scope, a Ruger gunsite scout .308 caliber bolt action rifle with a Leopold scope, and a Winchester Model 70 caliber .270 short mag. Total loss is approximately $10,400.

If you have any information about this case, or any other local crime, call Centex Crime Stoppers 24 hours a day at 1-254-865-8477.

You never have to give your name, and if your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a reward.