Jan 04, 2021 4:01 PM

RCPD: Suspect took gun safe, rifles from Manhattan home

Posted Jan 04, 2021 4:01 PM

RILEY COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a burglary in Manhattan.

Just after 3:30p.m. Sunday, officers filed a report for burglary in the 1300 block of N. Juliette Avenue in Manhattan, according to the Riley County Police Department Activity Report.

A 27-year-old man and an and 89-year-old reported an unknown suspect entered an unlocked residence and stole a green Stackon gun safe, a Springfield M1 Garand rifle, an M1 Carbine rifle and a Palmetto State AR-15 rifle.

The estimated total loss associated with this case is approximately $2,940.00.

Anyone with information can contact RCPD or the Manhattan Riley County Crime Stoppers. Using the Crime Stoppers service can allow you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.