Firearms and cash were stolen on Sunday in the burglary of a residence in
the 400 block of Greening Road in Jackson Township, the Porter County
Sheriff’s Police said.
According to police, sometime between 9 and 11 a.m. someone forced entry of
an attached garage, then entered the residence and removed the following
firearms: a .22 caliber Remington single-shot rifle; a 7mm Remington
bolt-action rifle with scope; a .22 Marlin rifle; a semi-automatic AK-47;
and a .40 caliber semi-automatic pistol. Also stolen: a small lockbox
containing $2,220 in cash and paperwork.
Drawers throughout the residence were found rifled, police said.
Police estimated total loss and damage at $4,950.