COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – Two people are facing charges after a rifle and shotgun were stolen out of a Colbert County Sheriff’s Office vehicle overnight, authorities said Wednesday.
Muscle Shoals Police Chief Clint Reck said Brandon Pryor and a juvenile are facing charges for a series of burglaries overnight in Cottonwood Estates and Nathan Estates, including the theft from the sheriff’s office vehicle on Luanne Street.
An M-16 and a 12 gauge shotgun were taken from the patrol vehicle, the sheriff’s office said. The break-in happened sometime between 6 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.
Reck said at the time the two suspects were arrested, the shotgun was recovered. The M-16 was not recovered.