Mt. Juliet, Tenn. – An investigation is underway after a smash and grab burglary of a gun store. Around 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, June 14, 2017, officers responded to Guns and Ammo, located at 1730 N. Mt. Juliet Road, after the burglar alarm system activated. Officers arrived within moments of the initial dispatch to find damage to the front glass of the business. It appears unknown suspects busted through the front glass of the store and stole 15 handguns and 1 rifle part.
Detectives responded to the scene to gather evidence in hopes of leading them to the suspects. Agents with the ATF are assisting in the investigation. Detectives continue to gather details, and more information will be released when appropriate.
Anyone with any information regarding this crime is encouraged to call the Mt. Juliet Police Department at (615) 754-2550. Information can also be given anonymously by calling (615) 754-TIPS (8477) or via the Mt. Juliet Police Department website at http://www.mjpd.org/ .