Officers searching for thieves who stole bulletproof vests, rifles from three separate police cars
NORMAN, Okla. – Officers are often tasked with investigating car burglaries but now authorities say they are the victims.
Last Wednesday, someone broke into three marked law enforcement vehicles in southeast Norman.
Authorities say the thieves broke into a Cleveland County Sheriff’s car and two patrol cars from the Norman Police Department.
Capt. Tom Easley, with the Norman Police Department, say the thieves stole a Cleveland County Sheriff’s Department jacket, a Kevlar helmet, a black tactical vest and two AR-15 assault rifles with attached accessories.
The rifles both have the Norman Police Department patch engraved on the lower receivers.
If you have any information on the crime, call Norman CrimeStoppers at (405) 366-7867.