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Charlotte FBI looks for stolen guns, offers $5,000 reward

The Charlotte FBI office is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that allows them to recover two guns that were stolen in early August.

According to officials, two guns, night vision equipment and olive drab body armor were stolen from an agent’s vehicle overnight on Aug. 5. The vehicle was in the SouthPark area.

The first gun is a Colt M-16 with a vertical hand grip and a stream light attached. The second is a Remington 870 shotgun with pistol grip.

Law enforcement agencies have been made aware of the theft and are assisting as the FBI works to locate these weapons.

The person who provides information leading to the recovery could also be eligible for an additional Crime Stoppers reward.

Anyone with information should call FBI Charlotte immediately: 704-672-6700.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Crime Stoppers: 704-334-1600.

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