Marshall police investigate Monday gun theft
Officers of the Marshall Police Department are investigating the theft of a half-dozen shotguns and rifles from two unlocked trucks parked on South Salt Pond Avenue early Monday evening, Jan. 20.
Missing are a Ruger bolt-action rifle, a .223-caliber semi-automatic rifle, a 30.06 rifle, a 20-gauge pump shotgun, a 28-gauge pump shotgun and a .22-caliber rifle.
Assistant Police Chief Dave Roscher said all six weapons were taken from the pickup trucks very shortly after the trucks were parked on the street. A gun case and binoculars were also stolen.
Several people in the area were searched following discovery of the theft.
Contact the police department at 660-886-7411 if you have any information regarding the incident.