Rifles and Ammo Stolen From Fosterville-Christiana Home

Sep 03, 2022 at 10:33 pm by WGNS

Pictured are only a few of the rifles stolen, plus hundreds of rounds of ammunition

(Fosterville-Christiana) It's been over a week since the Rutherford County Sheriffs Office answered a burglary call where several firearms and hundreds of rounds of ammunition were stolen. Detectives are asking the public to share any information about the break-in that occurred Friday, August 26, 2022, between 10:00 that morning and 1:00 in the afternoon at a home on highway 269 in the Fosterville-Christiana area. 

Rifles Taken

The stolen firearms consist of several hunting style rifles and shotguns: Ithaca 12 Gauge shotgun (lever action w/ single shot), Harrington & Richardson 20-gauge single shot shotgun, a Harrington & Richardson 410-gauge single shot shotgun and a Colt .22 long rifle (semi-automatic). Other items stolen included a Marlin Glenfield model 30A rifle (.30-30 lever action w/ scope) and a Marlin .22 long rifle.


RCSO Feels Burglar Is Local

Detectives believe the burglar or burglars live in the area.
If you know someone who is in possession of several hunting style firearms or is trying to sell similar rifles, please contact Detective Jesse Gammel at 615-904-3051.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can submit tips to CrimeStoppers by calling 615-893-STOP (7867) Monday-Friday between 8:00AM and 4:30PM.  You can also submit information to CrimeStopper via the internet and still remain anonymous:  at https://secure.rutherfordcountytn.gov/anonym.../Default.aspx.




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