Police looking for two suspects in Statesville gun shop break-in

Twenty-six firearms were reported stolen from Sportsman Hangout in Statesville on Monday.

An employee at the gun shop called police around 7:45 a.m. to report the burglary.

Officers watched surveillance video that showed two men using a rock to break out the front glass of the business.

Police say the suspects stole 24 handguns and 2 assault style rifles. Statesville Police is working with the ATF on the investigation.

Anyone with information concerning this case or the identities of the suspects are asked to contact Statesville Police at 704-878-3516 or Iredell Crime Stoppers at 704-662-1340. Callers can remain anonymous.