The Presque Isle Police Department is alerting pawn shop owners to be on the lookout for three handguns that were reported stolen on Saturday.

PIPD - (from top left) Bersa Thunder ‘Combat’ .380 Caliber Blued frame with OD green handgrips; Taurus 24/7 Compact .40 Caliber Blued slide with black polymer frame; Smith & Wesson Model 439 9mm Blued frame with black handgrips Red Front and Green Rear Sights


Officer Ryan Eagles tells us the guns were in an unlocked pickup truck on Third Street in Presque Isle. The burglary and theft occurred sometime between 10 pm Friday and 9 am Saturday. No serial numbers were made available at the time of the report, Eagles said. Other law enforcement agencies in the area have been notified of the theft.

If you have any information that may be helpful in this case, please call the Presque Isle Police Department at (207) 764-4476.

Police also urge you not to leave valuables in your car and to make sure your vehicle's doors are locked, especially overnight.