Skip to comments.Pawn shop burglarized, guns stolen(GA)
Posted on 07/16/2012 5:14:18 PM PDT by marktwain
A burglar broke a back window and pried off security bars at Athens Pawn Shop, 615 Hawthorne Ave., at about 10:50 p.m. Sunday and stole two semiautomatic rifles, ammunition, a gun case and a computer tablet with a total value of $1,850, Athens-Clarke police said.
The thief was inside the store for about 10 minutes before he set off an alarm, according to police.
Surveillance video showed a man crawling behind the stores counter with a flashlight, then grab a bag as he ran out the back of the store.
The man was white, had a slim build, shaggy brown or black hair, and wore a white shirt and dark jeans, police said.
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