Anniston police Capt. Allen George said the 56-year-old man was away from his home on the first block of Pelham Heights Road between 8:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. when it was burglarized. Police believe the suspect may have entered the home through a rear window, George said.
The victim owned several rifles, shotguns and handguns that were stolen, the captain said. A police report valued the firearms at more than $8,000.
George said the suspect also took two televisions, $400 in loose change and 20 silver dollars.
Police had no suspects this morning, George said.
A suspect could be charged with felony second-degree burglary.
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