Breaking And Entering At J&S Pawn Under Investigation

Ridgeley Police are investigating following a breaking and entering at J&S Pawn and Guns in Ridgeley. According to RPD officials in the early morning hours of Sept 27th officers were called out for a report of a breaking and entering where the suspects forced entry through a side door in order to gain access to the firearms sales section of the business. Upon entry the business alarm did sound and police were notified. The suspect fled the scene after grabbing multiple rifles from the business. Ridgeley Police are currently working on a joint investigation with the Mineral County Sheriffs Office, West Virginia State Police, and the United States Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. Any tips or information on this incident can be forwarded to Ridgeley Police Chief Jake Ryan at 304-738-9400 ex. 105.