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Sylvester Police searching for stolen gun

Officials are searching for the gun that was stolen from the Liberty Tax Service on Franklin Street in Sylvester. Officials are searching for the gun that was stolen from the Liberty Tax Service on Franklin Street in Sylvester.
Lt. Kenneth Washington Lt. Kenneth Washington
SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) -

Sylvester Police want people to be on the lookout for a stolen gun after a teen was charged with burglary.

The 15-year-old suspect took a black 'Body Guard' Smith & Wesson pistol, and cash, from the Liberty Tax Service on Franklin Street in January.

He was released to the Department of Juvenile Justice.

The gun's information has been released to the Georgia Crime Information Center.

The gun's model number is BG380, and it's serial number is KAC5439.

"Any weapon that you  purchase that the possibility is stolen, and you're in possession of that stolen weapon, then you can be charged with possession of stolen property," said Lt. Kenneth Washington with the Sylvester Police Department.

Lieutenant Washington said that anybody who has information on the stolen gun is asked to contact the Sylvester Police Department.

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