BROOKLYN PARK, Md. - A thief who broke into a police car got away with two department issued guns, ammunition and a bullet proof vest.
The theft was reported Friday after an Anne Arundel County police officer parked his unmarked police car in front of his Brooklyn Park home Thursday night. When the officer went to his car Friday morning he found both the driver's side door and the trunk were open. He immediately noticed a department issued Colt 223 rifle, a Sig Sauer SRT 40 caliber service weapon, ammunition and a ballistic vest were missing. The items were secured out of view in the trunk of the vehicle, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers and the Northern District Detective Unit at 410-222-6135.
Police are investigating.