ATF, Police Investigating Gun Theft from Blythes in Valparaiso

Police say numerous guns were stolen from the business

August 22, 2017-Valparaiso Police responded to an alarm at Blythe’s Sporting Goods, 2810 Calumet Avenue, this morning at 4:19 a.m. Officers arrived and observed the front glass door shattered. Police entered the business and observed numerous guns missing from the store according to a report from the Valparaiso Police Department. Blythe’s Sporting Goods in Griffith was robbed at a similar time almost exactly one month ago in a very similar manner according to published reports. The ATF and Griffith Police are investigating that incident.

Anybody with information is asked to contact the department at (219) 462-2135 Attention Detective Sheets or text a tip to Tip411 (847-411) and enter “Valpo” as the first word in the message field prior to sending your tiip.

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    This burglary is a Chicago Gang thang. My bet, watch the video between the two stores. Both were cased out by the same perps. Go get em!

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