Bayshore, Long Island (WABC) — Long Island law enforcement is seeking help from the public to identify the thief of a 20th-century antique.
A MG 08 machine gun dating back to the First World War era slams from the roof of the Gulf Marine Corps. League detachment last month. The theft he was reported on February 18th.
Although the gun is inoperable, it is said to be worth about $20,000, making the theft a large-scale theft-level crime.
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