Thursday 19 September, 2019

Police sergeant's firearm stolen in break-in

Investigations have been launched into a robbery in which a firearm was stolen from a police sergeant.

The sergeant, who operates and lives in the Southern Division, told investigators that he left his home on Friday morning to visit a relative who was ailing.

Upon returning late that night he observed that his home had been broken into.

Several items of value were missing including a quantity of cash and jewellery and a safe which contained his licensed firearm.

The weapon is a Sig Sauer outfitted with 15 rounds of 9mm ammunition.

A report was made and investigations are ongoing.

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