A handgun was taken from a parked vehicle in the Centre Region.
Ferguson Township police say they are looking into the theft of a Ruger LC9 pistol from a vehicle parked on the 700 block of West Aaron Drive between 10 p.m. Tuesday and 6:45 a.m. Wednesday.
The handgun is described as black with a removable laser sight.
Police say the vehicle was locked, but the driver’s side front window was rolled down enough for someone to reach in and open the door.
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Anyone with information is asked to contact police by calling 800-479-0050, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by anonymous tip through the municipality’s website at www.twp.ferguson.pa.us or through Centre County Crimestoppers at email@example.com.
Crimestoppers pays rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.
Police caution people to make sure parked vehicles are locked and secure.
“Thefts from cars are a fairly regular occurrence. Remembering to employ basic crime prevention measures every day will help keep you from becoming a crime victim and keep everyone in our community safe,” Ferguson police said in a release.