Real-time N.H. traffic updates

Nov 19, 2015 3:06 PM

Accused burglar used power saw to cut through Mass. armory weapons vault, steal machine guns, FBI says

NH1.com

WORCESTER, Mass. – An arrest has been made in connection with a burglary of the Lincoln Stoddard Army Reserve Center in Massachusetts.

The FBI confirmed Monday several weapons has been stolen from the armory on Lake Street.

FBI confirms weapons stolen during burglary of Mass. armory

On Thursday, the FBI said James Morales has been charged with unlawful possession of stolen firearms, theft from government property and unlawful possession of a machine gun.

FBI agents believe Morales broke a window in the armory’s kitchen before climbing on top of the weapons vault and used a power saw to cut a hole through the vault’s ceiling.

Six rifles and 10 9mm pistols, exceeding $1,000, were stolen in all.

--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --

--

»Comments

Concord, NH
Broken Clouds 34°
4am 33°
5am 34°
6am 34°
7am 34°

 

N.H. DollarSaver

 

Friday, TBD - Health care bill pulled from House floor

Friday, 4:15 p.m. - Weather update with Meteorologist Ryan Breton

 

 

NH1 on Facebook

Download NH1 App

NH1 on Twitter

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome