Firearms theft in Brighton
Northumberland OPP entered into an investigation that involved the theft of several firearms and ammunition in Brighton on Tuesday.
Earlier, a Carman Road resident reported a break-in, and it was determined the culprit or culprits forced a patio door open and made away with jewelry, a GoPro camera and five firearms:
• A Benelli SuperNova 12-gauge pump-action shotgun.
• A Winchester model 1400 12-gauge semi-automatic shotgun.
• A Winchester model 1200 12-gauge pump-action, serial number 2025084.
• A Winchester SuperX semi-automatic 12-gauge shotgun.
• An LR 22-ca. Crackshot antique rifle (circa 1913).
Northumberland OPP asks the public’s assistance with this ongoing investigation and would appreciate anyone with information on this crime calling the Brighton detachment at 613-475-1313 or 1-800-310-1122.
Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Peterborough-Northumberland Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 and not have to appear in court.