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3 arrests made in Athens gun shop burglary

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Three people have been arrested in connection with a December burglary in which crooks smashed into a gun shop. (Source: Security footage) Three people have been arrested in connection with a December burglary in which crooks smashed into a gun shop. (Source: Security footage)
ATHENS, AL (WAFF) -

Three people face charges in connection with a gun shop burglary.

The theft happened in December at Craig's Guns and Tactical on Highway 72 in Athens. In surveillance footage released by the owner, police said the crooks used a stolen truck to smash through the wall.

They stole four rifles and 20 handguns. The crooks also ran over gun racks and smashed display cases.

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