Salisbury: Burglars Grab Two AR 15s and a Bolt Action Rifle During Home Break-in on the 800 Block of King Rd. Stolen Valuables Allegedly Worth $8,379

Posted on January 24, 2017

RFP Staff

♦ Rowan County Sheriff’s Office sources reported that Amanda Gardner, 32, victim of a burglary–forcible entry at her home on the 800 block of King Road in Salisbury. The crime was reported at 3:07 p.m. on Monday the 23rd. Bodily force was employed to gain entry through a door. The home allegedly was targeted for guns. A suspect’s white Chevvy 4-door truck was seen by the house according to neighbors.

Stolen during the burglary were MMC AR 15’s whose total value was estimated at $2,200, a bolt action Remington 700 Rifle with scope valued at $800, a Leupold scope valued at $579, collectible coins valued at $3,500, coin money valued at $300, a jewelry box valued at $700, and 2 necklaces valued at $300. Damaged during the break-in were 2 door frames and doors valued at $2,000, a bathroom wall valued $200, and 1 bedroom suit valued at $2,500. The total of stolen valuables was estimated at $8,379. Damages were estimated at $4,700.

Location of the 800 Block of King Road, Salisbury, N.C.:

This case remains under investigation. So far no suspects are named:

Citizens having any knowledge of this crime are urged to call the Rowan County Sheriff’s Office at 704-216-8700. If you fear retribution, want to remain anonymous and possibly collect a reward of up to $1,000, information can be submitted 24/7 via the web: or by calling the Salisbury-Rowan Crime Stoppers at 1-866-639-5245.

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