APPLE VALLEY: On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 at approximately 4:22 p.m., the unidentified suspect burglarized a gun shop in the 18000 block of highway-18 in Apple Valley.
The suspect entered the gun shop, walked into the back room, took the gun from the unlocked safe and concealed it in his pants. He left the location without any contact with store personnel.
The suspect is described as an unknown black male adult, about 50-60 years old, 5’6-5’9”, medium build, and balding.
He stole a Helwan M1951 9mm handgun with Arabic writing on it, valued at approximately $400.
Anyone with information about this crime or the suspect is urged to please contact Det. Darren Gilmore at (760)240-7400. Or you can remain anonymous by contacting We-Tip at 1-800-78-CRIME.
source: San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Apple Valley Station