NASH COUNTY, North Carolina (WTVD) -- The Nash County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating a stolen NCSO rifle and other equipment.
Saturday morning, a deputy had discovered that their county vehicle was broken into.
Authorities said a Colt AR-15 rifle, a rifle magazine, and an evidence fingerprinting kit were stolen from the officer's patrol car which was located outside of a deputy's home.
The AR-15 has been entered as stolen in the National Crime Information Center.
Anyone with information on the stolen items should call Chief Deputy Brandon Medina at (252) 886-0636