State police locate rifle missing since last month

State police locate rifle missing since last month

WNYT Staff
Created: April 07, 2021 04:44 PM

CHESTER - A semi-automatic rifle owned by the state police and reported missing by them last month has now been found.

The troopers say a man returned the AR-15 to their station in the town of Chester on Tuesday.

He told them he just became aware it was state police property.

The rifle was in a carrying case that was last seen March 16 along Route 9 in the town of Chester.

Its disappearance is part of an internal investigation.


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