EUSTIS, Fla. – A short-barreled assault rifle was stolen Sunday from a Tavares Police Department cruiser.
Police said the car was broken into at the officer's home and a report was filed with the Eustis Police Department.
The gun was pried out of a secure gun lock and stolen, police said.
The Eustis and Tavares police departments are investigating the theft.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crimeline at 800-423-8477.