KILGORE, TX (KLTV) - The Kilgore Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating the suspect or suspects that stole a handgun, body armor, ammunition, knives, clothing, a GPS device, and other items from a Rusk County Sheriff's Office investigator's assigned unit on May 23.
According to a post on the Kilgore Police Department's Facebook page, the vehicle burglary occurred at Stoneridge Apartments located at 1000 S. Danville Road.
"The offense occurred sometime during the night of Wednesday, May 23, or early morning hours of Thursday, May 24," the Facebook post stated.
The vehicle that was burglarized was the assigned unit of a Rusk County Sheriff's Office investigator. After the suspect or suspects entered the vehicle by breaking windows, a toolbox was forced open.
"The actor(s) stole a handgun, body armor, a significant amount of ammunition, knives, clothing, a GPS, and other miscellaneous items," the Facebook post stated.
Kilgore PD detectives a reviewing surveillance video footage from the area.
Anyone with any information about this vehicle burglary is urged to call Det. Tim Dukes at (903) 218-6904 in reference to KPD Case No. 1805-1384.