CS Guns robbed early this morning

Published 12:00 am Friday, April 29, 2005

Ironton police will spend today looking for clues as to who robbed C&S Guns on Second Street early this morning.

Ironton police detective Jim Akers said authorities received a call at 1:26 a.m. that the someone had broken into the store.

"Some guy driving by saw a man walking in that area with several guns and called police," Akers said. "He broke out the door glass entered the building and then forced open another door to get inside."

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Akers said possibly six handguns were taken. The suspect is described as being approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, 140 pounds, wearing a gray sweat suit, possibly with a hood.

The C&S break-in comes two weeks after a gunman held up the U.S. Bank on Third Street.