Mountain View Voice

News - October 8, 2010

Crime brief

Guns, video games taken

Burglars got away with guns and video games on Friday after breaking into a ground-level apartment in a complex located in the 2100 block of California Street, police said.

According to Liz Wylie, spokeswoman for the Mountain View Police Department, investigators believe the burglar or burglars entered the apartment through an unlocked bathroom window sometime between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Oct. 1.

They took a Smith and Wesson rifle, a Sig Sauer handgun, an Apple Macbook and Nike high tops, as well as an Xbox 360 gaming console, Wylie said. The victim, a 24-year-old man, estimates that the stolen items are worth about $5,760 in all.

An investigation is in progress, Wylie said.

—Nick Veronin

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